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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’ ...
Party time 2
Included here are a selection of photographs that were taken following one of the parties ...
The 2016 Annual Display and Get Together
A date for the Diary. The Laindon and District Community Archive’s Annual Display and Get Together ...
Presland’s fair that used to park every year in the field off Denbigh Road, Laindon ...
Circus Incident in Laindon 1948.
During the forties, in addition to regular visits by Presland’s Travelling Fair, on at least one ...
I, along with a considerable number of friends, would attend impromptu parties in and around ...
Buying Light Bulbs
Merry Christmas 2015
Season’s Greetings to all our Contributors from the Archive Team Chairman: Ken Porter Secretary: Denise Rowling Treasurer: ...
You Can't Go Home Again?
"Make your mistakes, take your chances, look silly, but keep on going. Don't freeze up." (Thomas Wolfe)
New Triangle Shops - Langdon Hills
The New Triangle Shopping complex was officially opened by the MP Stephen Metcalfe and Basildon ...
Lee Davies - Hero - Afghanistan
This poster of Lee Davies was attached last year to the Laindon War Memory around ...
Jessie Hernandez has attended several Memory Days at the Laindon Library this year and brought some ...
Yet Another Memory
A Bit Random
Memory Day November 2015
Nineteen people attended the last Memory Day of the year. The lively gathering chatted away happily ...
Remembance Sunday - 8th November 2015
Unlike the majority of remembrance services held around the country at the various War Memorials ...
Laindon Park Country Dancing (2)
(Click on photo to enlarge the image. To return to this page, click on the ...
With any new development an archaeological survey is normally undertaken. The latest survey to be ...
The Laindon Archive's 2016 Calendar
Front Cover W J Sloper & Son – delivery bicycle. January Dry Street Post Office ...
My Life My Radion
Hi John, Yes I did attend LHR from 1959-1964 so probably after your time there. I do not recall your...
Us "Bikers" used "Enefers" as a local meeting place way back, from the mid 50s to well into the 60s,...
My Life My Radion
Eric Pasco, now that name jangles no end of bells, but I can't remember why! My name is John Birch,...
Prince of Wales Public House
Sadly Peter "Tubby" Hyatt is no longer with us. I heard this sad news from a fellow biker and "Old...
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