Another popular meeting place for lads from the 50s through to the late 60s was an area of grass between the small gunsite shop on the beach [ Searchlight Cafe ] and the nearest beach hut.

Back 1. Richar Whiting, 2. Ken 'Chunky' Mole, 3. Gilbert Lee, 4. Gordon Russell ?, 5. Jeff Atkins, 6. John Benns, 

Centre 1. Eddie smith, 2. Richar Oppezzo. 3. David Stoker, 4. D. Howe

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Cat1 Mersea-->Beach

Another popular meeting place for lads from the 50s through to the late 60s was an area of grass between the small gunsite shop on the beach [ Searchlight Cafe ] and the nearest beach hut.
Back 1. Richar Whiting, 2. Ken 'Chunky' Mole, 3. Gilbert Lee, 4. Gordon Russell ?, 5. Jeff Atkins, 6. John Benns,
Centre 1. Eddie smith, 2. Richar Oppezzo. 3. David Stoker, 4. D. Howe
Front David 'Doddle' Whiting, Brian Jay, Roger - R. Whiting's dog.
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A


Photo: Mersea Museum - Owen Fletcher Collection
Image ID FL01_061_002
Category 1 Mersea-->Beach

This image is part of the Mersea Island Museum Collection.