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V2 Rocket (Wasp) Vowler Road 1944
There have been various mentions on this website of the V2 rocket that fell in ...
50+ Friday Community Club
Marine Stores (Documents)
Editor: These documents are to accompany Daphne Rowbotham’s comments which can be found below the ...
Greek Girl Wed at Laindon 22nd August 1959.
Gloria Muir (nee Sewell) once asked ‘what happened to the beautiful Greek girl who came to ...
A New Angel
Was a terrible shock to hear of Gloria Muir passing away. A wonderful lady who ...
BEO Building Laindon High Road 1939
An old photograph of the Manor Hall.
Early last century, the original Manor Hall, owned by the Smallholders’ Association, stood on the ...
Laindon High Road School Reunion 2016
Pupils from 1958 to 1968
Second World War Years
Sydney John Herbert Rose 1927 - 2016
It is with great sadness to report that Sid passed away just a couple of ...
Laindon Railway Bridge 1993
Sorting through some old photographs recently, my son found these he had taken of the ...
Laindon Cricket Team 1963
Picture of the Laindon Cricket Club Team from 1963 I believe, judging by the Basildon ...
I came across this photo whilst sorting out the belongings of my wife’s late Aunt. The ...
Kings Road 1950s
I was born Jennifer (Jenny) Clark at 13 Kings Road (one of 2 semi-detached bungalows ...
Cubs and Scouts circa 1954
These two photographs were brought along by Alan Bailey to January’s Memory Day at Laindon ...
David Wakelam - New member
My name is David Wakelam and I lived in Laindon from 1950 until 1956 when ...
Goldsmiths - The Brooks Family - Chapter 2
In chapter one of the Brooks family we stated that son Douglas was in the ...
Goldsmiths - The Brooks Family - Chapter 1
0n 11th September 1936 Alderman Alfred Brooks and his wife celebrated their Golden Wedding anniversary ...
Martindale Avenue 1936 - 1965
Laindon Baptist Church Girls' Life Brigade 1964
Summer Camp 1964
Fatal Accident in Victoria Avenue 1954
In 1954, a jury returned a verdict of ‘Accidental Death’ on a man who was buried ...
George and Maria Mihill of Dry Street
In April 1923 the funeral of George Mihill took place with full military honours at ...
I found amongst my files on the history of Laindon and old scrap book that ...
A Book Maybe?
After reading the article by Derrick Harwood, it made me realise the amount of ‘gems’ ...
Remembrance Day service will be at the Laindon War memorial at 3pm on Sunday 14th November.
Is the Laindon remembrance parade going ahead this November?
Church Avenue – Laindon
Hello again bit of late reply....Yes certain the tabs were from Garden centre on A20 Kent, not sure if still...
Photographs of some Laindon Roads
I was born in 4 Royston Avenue Belmont as it was called. My nan Winnie lived there for many years....
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