Images for Category Mersea-->Houseboats

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1. ID SFR_220 The 'new' Victory, Coast Road, West Mersea. The house boats on the right are the ERICINA and the EVANDRA. Another copy of this card was mailed 6 July 1916.

1. The 'new' Victory, Coast Road, West Mersea. The house boats on the right are the ERICINA and the EVANDRA. Another copy of this card was mailed 6 July 1916.
Date: Before July 1916
Image ID SFR_220


2. ID CW6_031 Houseboats at West Mersea. Postcard mailed September 1909 from The Rest, W. Mersea. 
We have been living on the sea, only sleeping at house. The children...

2. Houseboats at West Mersea. Postcard mailed September 1909 from The Rest, W. Mersea.
"We have been living on the sea, only sleeping at house. The children...
Date: Before September 1909
Image ID CW6_031


3. ID DBO_003 Houseboat in a creek - Fen Farm East Mersea. Early tents in the distance just to the right of it.
A 2014 article about Fen Farm talks about 'converting a...

3. Houseboat in a creek - Fen Farm East Mersea. Early tents in the distance just to the right of it.
A 2014 article about Fen Farm talks about 'converting a...
Date: c1930
Image ID DBO_003


4. ID DEP_HIS_035 HISPANIA leaving Mersea for restoration. Tug HOFLAND.

4. HISPANIA leaving Mersea for restoration. Tug HOFLAND.
Date: 1997
Image ID DEP_HIS_035


5. ID HAD01_016 Houseboat SEAHORSE after the 1953 Floods.

5. Houseboat SEAHORSE after the 1953 Floods.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID HAD01_016


6. ID JBA_252 Jack Botham aerial photograph 3603. Coast Road and houseboats.

6. Jack Botham aerial photograph 3603. Coast Road and houseboats.
Date: c1962
Image ID JBA_252


7. ID JBA_256 Jack Botham aerial photograph 2133A. Coast Road and houseboats.
Notes from elsewhere: MEG MERRILIES. Thames barge (Julian) Lancashire. Motor boat alongside...

7. Jack Botham aerial photograph 2133A. Coast Road and houseboats.
Notes from elsewhere: MEG MERRILIES. Thames barge (Julian) Lancashire. Motor boat alongside...
Date: c1962
Image ID JBA_256


8. ID JBA_264 Jack Botham aerial photograph 3635. Coast road, Houseboats
1: HISPANIA 2: COLUMBINE 3: SPRAY ('Tinker' Wood's housboat) 4: MULROY 5: DIADEM 6: KISMET 7:...

8. Jack Botham aerial photograph 3635. Coast road, Houseboats
1: HISPANIA 2: COLUMBINE 3: SPRAY ('Tinker' Wood's housboat) 4: MULROY 5: DIADEM 6: KISMET 7:...
Date: c1962
Image ID JBA_264


9. ID JBA_265 Part of Jack Botham aerial photograph 3635 with houseboats identified.
1: HISPANIA 2: COLUMBINE 3: SEA SPRAY ('Tinker' Wood's housboat) 4: MULROY 5: DIADEM...

9. Part of Jack Botham aerial photograph 3635 with houseboats identified.
1: HISPANIA 2: COLUMBINE 3: SEA SPRAY ('Tinker' Wood's housboat) 4: MULROY 5: DIADEM...
Date: c1962
Image ID JBA_265


10. ID LH23_231 West Mersea houseboats. ARTEMIS in the centre L'ESPERANCE on the right.
ARTEMIS was sold in 1994 and went to Germany for restoration.

10. West Mersea houseboats. ARTEMIS in the centre L'ESPERANCE on the right.
ARTEMIS was sold in 1994 and went to Germany for restoration.
Date: Before 1991
Image ID LH23_231


11. ID LH6_004 Houseboats, Coast Road, West Mersea, before the War. From the left can be seen the ERYCINA, the OTHONA and the smack GREBE owned by the Pullen family.
Same...

11. Houseboats, Coast Road, West Mersea, before the War. From the left can be seen the ERYCINA, the OTHONA and the smack GREBE owned by the Pullen family.
Same...
Date: Before 1929.
Image ID LH6_004


12. ID MIS_1991_038 Mistral. Journal of the Mersea Island Society. January 1991. Page 30.
The AVEL.
The oldest surviving Camper and Nicholson boat has been lying on...

12. Mistral. Journal of the Mersea Island Society. January 1991. Page 30.
The AVEL.
The oldest surviving Camper and Nicholson boat has been lying on...
Date: January 1991
Image ID MIS_1991_038


13. ID MLD_081 Houseboat AVEL, with the bow of PEGGOTTY behind her bow and almost hidden. The rest of PEGGOTTY had been demolished 1970-1971. L'ESPERANCE is beyond.
AVEL...

13. Houseboat AVEL, with the bow of PEGGOTTY behind her bow and almost hidden. The rest of PEGGOTTY had been demolished 1970-1971. L'ESPERANCE is beyond.
AVEL...
Image ID MLD_081


14. ID MLD_121 Houseboat COLUMBINE.

14. Houseboat COLUMBINE.
Date: 2 September 2010
Image ID MLD_121


15. ID MMC_P753_A_010 Hove Creek and the houseboats from Hove Hill. The tall funnel of SEAHORSE can be seen - she was not in her final resting place which was nearer Coast Road.

15. Hove Creek and the houseboats from Hove Hill. The tall funnel of SEAHORSE can be seen - she was not in her final resting place which was nearer Coast Road.
Date: c1932
Image ID MMC_P753_A_010


16. ID PA1_JAS_PIC10 Houseboat ARK ROYAL - Coast Road, West Mersea at high tide.
Michael Procter on Facebook said 2 Sept 2016:
The ARK ROYAL was a flat bottomed converted...

16. Houseboat ARK ROYAL - Coast Road, West Mersea at high tide.
Michael Procter on Facebook said 2 Sept 2016:
The ARK ROYAL was a flat bottomed converted...
Image ID PA1_JAS_PIC10


17. ID PA1_WEA_PIC06 Houseboats after the 1953 Flood

17. Houseboats after the 1953 Flood
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID PA1_WEA_PIC06


18. ID PA1_WEA_PIC09 Houseboats after the 1953 flood.

18. Houseboats after the 1953 flood.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID PA1_WEA_PIC09


19. ID PG2_311 Victory Hotel, West Mersea, from houseboats. Dutch yacht in front of hotel. The Victory Dance Hall can be seen on the east side of the hotel.
Postcard...

19. Victory Hotel, West Mersea, from houseboats. Dutch yacht in front of hotel. The Victory Dance Hall can be seen on the east side of the hotel.
Postcard...
Date: Before September 1929
Image ID PG2_311


20. ID PG2_317 House Boats, West Mersea. Postcard mailed 1931 to Miss Muriel Smith, Norbury. JEQUITA ?

20. House Boats, West Mersea. Postcard mailed 1931 to Miss Muriel Smith, Norbury. JEQUITA ?
Date: Before 1931
Image ID PG2_317


21. ID PG2_353 The Houseboats, West Mersea. ERYCINA, COLUMBINE, EVANDRA (Fifie) formerly WMYC headquarters in background. MY FREBELLE II in foreground, owned by Bert Hines,...

21. The Houseboats, West Mersea. ERYCINA, COLUMBINE, EVANDRA (Fifie) formerly WMYC headquarters in background. MY FREBELLE II in foreground, owned by Bert Hines,...
Date: 1939
Image ID PG2_353


22. ID PG2_505 Buzzon at High Tide, West Mersea. House boats - AVEL and PEGGOTY upper right ? Smacks in the creek in the distance. Another copy of this postcard was mailed...

22. Buzzon at High Tide, West Mersea. House boats - AVEL and PEGGOTY upper right ? Smacks in the creek in the distance. Another copy of this postcard was mailed...
Date: Before August 1928
Image ID PG2_505


23. ID RG050230 Oyster Pits, Coast Road, West Mersea

23. Oyster Pits, Coast Road, West Mersea
Image ID RG050230


24. ID RG11_145 Houseboats. ERYCINA (left) and EVANDRA (Fifie) formerly WMYC headquarters. In 1910 EVANDRA is mentioned in Yachting World [BOX115_001] as providing...

24. Houseboats. ERYCINA (left) and EVANDRA (Fifie) formerly WMYC headquarters. In 1910 EVANDRA is mentioned in Yachting World [BOX115_001] as providing...
Date: Before September 1913
Image ID RG11_145


25. ID SBB_3725 Houseboats and Coast Road. Burma Road and Victory on the left. L'ESPERANCE on the right.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey...

25. Houseboats and Coast Road. Burma Road and Victory on the left. L'ESPERANCE on the right.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey...
Date: 27 April 2014
Image ID SBB_3725


26. ID SBB_3728 Houseboats and Coast Road. Burma Road and Victory on the left.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey Belbin. If you are interested...

26. Houseboats and Coast Road. Burma Road and Victory on the left.
Part of a collection of aerial views of Mersea taken by Stacey Belbin. If you are interested...
Date: 27 April 2014
Image ID SBB_3728


27. ID SS050018 Mersea houseboats. In the foreground is the HISPANIA which has now (1997) been taken away for restoration. Behind her is EVANDRA, once used as West Mersea Yacht...

27. Mersea houseboats. In the foreground is the HISPANIA which has now (1997) been taken away for restoration. Behind her is EVANDRA, once used as West Mersea Yacht...
Image ID SS050018


28. ID TM026119 Houseboat SEAHORSE in her later years. She was broken up in 2005.

28. Houseboat SEAHORSE in her later years. She was broken up in 2005.
Date: 19 July 2002
Image ID TM026119


29. ID TM026121 Houseboats along the Coast Road at West Mersea. The SEAHORSE on the left was built in 1891 as a gentleman's steam yacht. She came to Mersea in the 1930s and was...

29. Houseboats along the Coast Road at West Mersea. The SEAHORSE on the left was built in 1891 as a gentleman's steam yacht. She came to Mersea in the 1930s and was...
Date: 19 July 2002
Image ID TM026121


30. ID TM1_8292 Houseboat HOTSPUR with work being done on deck.
HOTSPUR was built by M.E. Ratsey, Cowes, in 1874. Official No. 67593.

30. Houseboat HOTSPUR with work being done on deck. HOTSPUR was built by M.E. Ratsey, Cowes, in 1874. Official No. 67593.
Date: 29 July 2007
Image ID TM1_8292


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