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War Veterans - Road Names - Dry Street Development
The first phase of the housing development at Dry Street is very imminent and the Developers ...
Laindon High Road - Which Year.
Laindon Hotel (on the left) was built in 1896, the High Road was made up ...
Looking for Jimmy Milne
Old Bricklaying friend
Hans Nagler - World War Two Prisoner of War
Hans Nagler – World War Two Prisoner of War Hans was born on 10 March 1921 ...
Lance Corporal William A Patrick - Korean Hero
Back in 2014 I posted an article on the site in-respect of Private Arthur Judge ...
William John Branch - WW1 Casualty
Along with colleagues at Laindon Archive and Basildon Heritage we are continually researching those heroes ...
Fabulous Strangers - who remembers them?
Headlines from the Laindon Recorder 2 August 1961. LAINDON GROUP HOPE TO PLAY AT THE LONDON ...
The Church on the Hill - St Nicholas
St Nicholas has stood on its little hill top overlooking the parish of Laindon for ...
Swan Housing's draft plans for Laindon Shopping Centre
Laindon High Road School
A good or bad school?
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 ...
Private Arthur Judge – Korean Hero
Hello Carl I'd love to hear some of the stories and memories from your great-grandmother about Arthur. My uncle, Dave...
Regal Social Club
I have just seen myself in this photo. I am in the second row, 4th along from the left with...
I was born in 1956 when my parents lived in 'Homeleigh' Topsham Road. I lived there until it was subject...
Markhams Chase Primary School
Third boy along, Keith List, was my Cousin who lived in Pound Lane.He had two older brothers and all three...
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