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Following a previous post, we are still appealing for donations to help fund the transfer ...
Prefects, 4X and 5X 1959/60
Laindon High Road School
Memory Day at the Library 29th July 2017
Another happy gathering at Laindon Library this morning. Twenty two people attended and spent two ...
Photographs from Bob Moore
The following was received from Patsy Mott at this morning’s Memory Day at Laindon Library:- Some time ...
GW Jeakins Removals and Storage
Arterial Road Laindon
The Not So Secret World Of Bookies.
Direct ancestor of Philip Lambert Sr. (1737)
looking for information
St Nicholas Sunday School
1947 & 1948
Early School Reports 1930s
These belonged to a lady who passed away a few years ago. Due to the ...
Old Photos - Jemima Chapman (nèe Rhind)
My family were originally from Fife in Scotland. My parents (William Rhind and Caroline Carey) married ...
Memory Day at Laindon Library 24 June 2017
June’s Memory Day saw a group of 16 at Laindon Library, including a former Laindon resident ...
May Queen 1956/57
May Day gathering at Laindon High Road School for the crowning of the local Guide’s ...
High Road Laindon 1929 - ?
A photograph of High Road, Laindon which I haven’t seen before. I’m not sure which ...
Work and a schoolboy
My first foray into the demanding world of work was as a newspaper delivery boy. ...
James Horslen - Laindon Army Veteran
I have been researching the British Newspapers Archive and it is amazing the interesting individual ...
LHR School Sports Days 1960, 1962 and 1963.
I now have photocopies of the LHR School Sports Day Results for 1960, 1962 and ...
LHR School Sports Day Results 1961
The field events took place one afternoon. That was when I won the discus throwing ...
LHR School Sports Day Results 1959
A few years ago, for my own records, I took a photocopy of the Laindon High ...
Crown Sign at Langdon Hills
What happened to the fine plaster inn sign of the Crown Hotel, Langdon Hills which ...
A little help is needed from someone, anyone. I have recollection of being in a ...
Langdon Hills Second World War Army Camp - Final Bugle Call
The camp was built towards the end of 1938 and became the home of first ...
A model/starlet who lodged in Laindon?
I was told by my sister Anne, that we once had a young fair haired ...
Across the footlights - Dorothy Reeves (4)
Another local celebrity from the newspaper archives – Laindon Recorder March 1951: Dorothy Reeves and her ...
The Pinkees 1980s Pop Group.
The Laindon Hotel 1941-1942
I always wondered what sort of overnight guests stayed at the Laindon Hotel. Tourists? Surely not! Not in that era...
Old Photographs of Langdon Hills/Laindon
Does anybody remember Shepherd's cafe? Mrs Shepherd was a lovely lady. I always felt very spoilt, whilst my sister was...
The Laindon Hotel 1941-1942
My uncle David Ellerby unfortunately has passed away, lovely to hear his name mentioned.
The High Road from North to South.
Hi Barry, I've been trying to locate Peter's grave and Caron's twin Colin's grave. Do you have any information? Thanks,...
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