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The Parish of Langdon Hills - a Brief History
Geography The area covered by the parish is bounded by the C2C railway line to the ...
Launch of Archive Website
A selection of Photographs taken at the launch
Old Laindon Reunion Saturday 16th March 1996
A gathering for families saddened by the changes in Laindon since the early 50s
British Legion Hall and War Memorial
Laindon High Road School
The minimal facts
Laindon High Road School
This school provided education for the children of our community for nearly 50 years
Memories of the Railway Cottages - Laindon
East Horndon (later renamed West Horndon when the authorities realised that their geography was wrong)
White Post Farm
The house is no longer a farm house but the farm is still in existance
Memories of Laindon 1916 - 1928
My family moved to Laindon in 1916. I was thirteen years of age and the war was by now becoming truly frightening.
Travel from the Old Fortune towards Laindon Common
A short video taken from the passenger seat of a Bond three wheeler
Laindon & District Community Archive Constitution
1. The name of the group is the Laindon and District. Community Archive, hereafter ...
The Geology of the Langdon Hills
The geology of the Langdon Hills is similar to other high points in south Essex
Patsy Mott (née Tyler)
I am a proper Essex girl.
Out and about walking in Basildon Conservation Areas
I count myself very fortunate to live just 10 minutes’ walk away from some of ...
Laindon Baptist Church
The Centenary in 2009 marked the 100 years of the Fellowship working in the Community
Laindon High Road
Identifying the shops and their location and the changes over the years
From dead meat to deep sleep
35 year wait is over
Laindon and Basildon British Legion branch officially moved into their new home
The opening of Laindon Station was the initial driving force in the development of Laindon
The Poplar Labour Colony
In its early days, the scheme was hailed as a great innovation. A glowing report ...
Noak Bridge Revival Centre (Pentecostal Church)
The Noak Bridge Revival Centre chapel is in Wash Road opposite Barleylands Road. The Chapel ...
Mesolithic Period (middle stone age) - Langdon Hills
Neil Oliver in the program A History of Ancient Britain (BBC 2) states that during ...
New Fortune of War
A sign of the way Laindon has changed
I can still remember the taste of their treacle tart and custard
Berry Boys Club.
I boxed at Berry Boys club 1970 to 1972. I Remember Derek and Steve and Bernard and secretary John. Also,David...
Ken Collier – Berry Boy’s Boxing Club
Does anybody remember Mathew Laudat and David O'Neil at this club in 1971/72?
Chowdhary School Class Photo 1969/70
I was in Miss Davis's class, she then married and became Mrs. Barnes. Steven Jack and Steven Troad were in...
Salvation Army Group Approx. 1950.
Hi Joan Baterip and Martin Sarfas, similar train of thought to Joan my maternal grandmother is a Sarfas, also from...
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