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1. ID ALS_WHI_002 1937 Coronation Arch decorated by May Bros, Langenhoe. At the bottom of Langenhoe hill. Welcome to Loyal West Mersea.

1. 1937 Coronation Arch decorated by May Bros, Langenhoe. At the bottom of Langenhoe hill. "Welcome to Loyal West Mersea".
Date: cMay 1937
Image ID ALS_WHI_002


2. ID ALS_WHI_006 Jubilee Arch at Queens Corner. Upland Road in the distance with the blacksmith shop on the corner.

2. Jubilee Arch at Queens Corner. Upland Road in the distance with the blacksmith shop on the corner.
Date: cMay 1935
Image ID ALS_WHI_006


3. ID BS01_015 Brigadier General R. Beale Colvin C.B. the Lord Lieutenant of Essex opening the Golf Course by driving from the 1st tee.

3. Brigadier General R. Beale Colvin C.B. the Lord Lieutenant of Essex opening the Golf Course by driving from the 1st tee.
Date: 5 April 1929
Image ID BS01_015


4. ID BS01_016 Opening of the new Mersea Golf Course.
George Duncan (Captain) playing along the fairway approaching the 7th hole.

4. Opening of the new Mersea Golf Course.
George Duncan (Captain) playing along the fairway approaching the 7th hole.
Date: 5 April 1929
Image ID BS01_016


5. ID BS01_028 Island Hails its Hero --- the inhabitants of Mersea Island gave Mr Charles W.A. Scott his first civic welcome after arriving on the Golf Course by aeroplane. Mr...

5. Island Hails its Hero --- the inhabitants of Mersea Island gave Mr Charles W.A. Scott his first civic welcome after arriving on the Golf Course by aeroplane. Mr...
Date: 1932
Image ID BS01_028


6. ID BS01_032 Mr Charles Scott lands on the Golf Course near the sea and is carried by two bathers, followed by local folk. Mrs Scott is on the right (wearing a coat). The...

6. Mr Charles Scott lands on the Golf Course near the sea and is carried by two bathers, followed by local folk. Mrs Scott is on the right (wearing a coat). The...
Date: 13 July 1932
Image ID BS01_032


7. ID BS01_033 Mr Charles Scott being carried by two bathers after landing at the Golf Course. Barbara Mears is on the left with Bob Munro next to her. Mrs Scott is just right...

7. Mr Charles Scott being carried by two bathers after landing at the Golf Course. Barbara Mears is on the left with Bob Munro next to her. Mrs Scott is just right...
Date: 13 July 1932
Image ID BS01_033


8. ID BS01_034 Mr Charles Scott's journey through the village, towed by firemen. C.W.A. Scott was an aviator who had flown to Australia. He was a Mersea resident. Picture was...

8. Mr Charles Scott's journey through the village, towed by firemen. C.W.A. Scott was an aviator who had flown to Australia. He was a Mersea resident. Picture was...
Date: 13 July 1932
Image ID BS01_034


9. ID BS01_036 East Mersea Golf Club. C.W.A. Scott landed in a pool on Mersea Island golf course.

9. East Mersea Golf Club. C.W.A. Scott landed in a pool on Mersea Island golf course.
Date: August 1932
Image ID BS01_036


10. ID CW5_FAM_261 1953 Coronation Pageant in the British Legion field. Bessie Dixon has an 'X' over her head. On the back of the photograph she wrote that Mrs 'Honan' Jones had...

10. 1953 Coronation Pageant in the British Legion field. Bessie Dixon has an 'X' over her head. On the back of the photograph she wrote that Mrs 'Honan' Jones had...
Date: 2 June 1953
Image ID CW5_FAM_261


11. ID DIS2006_FIR_N07 Penfold's DIY, Barfield Road, West Mersea, formerly Clifford White Builders.
At the height of the blaze 5 fire appliances and an aerial ladder from Colchester...

11. Penfold's DIY, Barfield Road, West Mersea, formerly Clifford White Builders. At the height of the blaze 5 fire appliances and an aerial ladder from Colchester...
Date: 20 April 1999
Image ID DIS2006_FIR_N07


12. ID FL08_028_001 Conversion of manual telephone exchange to automatic.
L-R 1. June Williams, 2. Joyce French née Green, 3. Erica Whitmore, 4. Jenny Jopson, 5. Marie...

12. Conversion of manual telephone exchange to automatic.
L-R 1. June Williams, 2. Joyce French née Green, 3. Erica Whitmore, 4. Jenny Jopson, 5. Marie...
Date: 9 March 1967
Image ID FL08_028_001


13. ID FL08_065_005 Carnival - Mr Rutherford's truck GF8734 in Melrose Road opposite the Fire 
Station (Now the scout hut). The man next to it is Peter Farthing.
From Album...

13. Carnival - Mr Rutherford's truck GF8734 in Melrose Road opposite the Fire Station (Now the scout hut). The man next to it is Peter Farthing.
From Album...
Date: 1948
Image ID FL08_065_005


14. ID GRD_RND14_012 Mersea Round the Island Race 2014. David Green's boat SUGARSCOOP at the Strood - it was the peak a very high tide and there would have been enough water to sail...

14. Mersea Round the Island Race 2014. David Green's boat SUGARSCOOP at the Strood - it was the peak a very high tide and there would have been enough water to sail...
Image ID GRD_RND14_012


15. ID GRD_RND14_019 Mersea Round the Island Race, 2014. The prize for the crew with the oldest combined age, of 148. Paul Godfrey on the left and David Green on the right....

15. Mersea Round the Island Race, 2014. The prize for the crew with the oldest combined age, of 148. Paul Godfrey on the left and David Green on the right....
Date: 13 August 2014
Image ID GRD_RND14_019


16. ID HAD01_016 Houseboat SEAHORSE after the 1953 Floods.

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


17. ID HAN_FIR_001 An early 1930s Carnival at Queens Corner passing the Cartwright's Shed, Fountain Hotel (both demolished to build Fountain Court) and Fountain Cottage.
In...

17. An early 1930s Carnival at Queens Corner passing the Cartwright's Shed, Fountain Hotel (both demolished to build Fountain Court) and Fountain Cottage.
In...
Date: c1931
Image ID HAN_FIR_001


18. ID IA003490 RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid-up ships in the River Blackwater during the cold winter of 1962-63....

18. RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid-up ships in the River Blackwater during the cold winter of 1962-63....
Date: 23 January 1963
Image ID IA003490


19. ID IA003492 RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63

19. RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63
Date: 23 January 1963
Image ID IA003492


20. ID IA003494 RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63

20. RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63
Date: 23 January 1963
Image ID IA003494


21. ID IA003496 RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63

21. RAF Rescue Helicopter on the School Field, West Mersea. It was being used to supply the laid up ships in the River Blackwater, during the cold winter of 1962-63
Date: 23 January 1963
Image ID IA003496


22. ID IA004741 Pyefleet House at the Peldon end of the Strood, showing damage from the 1884 earthquake. The house should have 3 chimneys - only one remains and this has...

22. Pyefleet House at the Peldon end of the Strood, showing damage from the 1884 earthquake. The house should have 3 chimneys - only one remains and this has...
Date: cMay 1884
Image ID IA004741


23. ID JCN_002 East Mersea Hall - East Mersea Fete

23. East Mersea Hall - East Mersea Fete
Date: August 1999
Image ID JCN_002


24. ID JCN_012 Ploughing Match on fields at the top of Brierley Avenue. This was the new venue for ploughing matches after WW2. Amongst the spectators are 
Police Constable...

24. Ploughing Match on fields at the top of Brierley Avenue. This was the new venue for ploughing matches after WW2. Amongst the spectators are Police Constable...
Date: c1948
Image ID JCN_012


25. ID LH17_MER_001 Sea Cadet Band at first Armistice Day Parade, outside Legion Hall in Barfield Road.
Dick Gladwell Drum Major and Brian Marshall on the drum behind him, Roy...

25. Sea Cadet Band at first Armistice Day Parade, outside Legion Hall in Barfield Road.
Dick Gladwell Drum Major and Brian Marshall on the drum behind him, Roy...
Date: 1951
Image ID LH17_MER_001


26. ID LH22_070 Carnival procession, outside Chatters Shop in High Street. Peter Farthing. Rutherford's pale blue truck GF8734. Banner on trailer is Councillor's Sprayer.

26. Carnival procession, outside Chatters Shop in High Street. Peter Farthing. Rutherford's pale blue truck GF8734. Banner on trailer is "Councillor's Sprayer".
Date: 1948
Image ID LH22_070


27. ID LH29_027_001 Victory for Steve Vince and Steve D'Wit in Mersea Island's annual pram race. Organised by the British Legion Club.
Pram 2 to the left - Richard Atkins in...

27. Victory for Steve Vince and Steve D'Wit in Mersea Island's annual pram race. Organised by the British Legion Club.
Pram 2 to the left - Richard Atkins in...
Image ID LH29_027_001


28. ID LIL_005 Medal presented by T. Gilbert of Orleans West Mersea. Victoria Queen and Empress - to commemorate the 60th year of Her Majesty's Reign.

28. Medal presented by T. Gilbert of Orleans West Mersea. Victoria Queen and Empress - to commemorate the 60th year of Her Majesty's Reign.
Date: June 1897
Image ID LIL_005


29. ID MAW_P074 Report on the East Anglian Earthquake by Meldola and White, pages 74 and 75.
West Mersea. The guide was Mr Larman, the chief officer of the coastguard...

29. Report on the East Anglian Earthquake by Meldola and White, pages 74 and 75.
West Mersea. The guide was Mr Larman, the chief officer of the coastguard...
Date: 1885
Image ID MAW_P074


30. ID MBK_PPT_001 Mersea Island Souvenir Passport. Front cover.
A day of independence in Commemoration of VE and VJ days and thanksgiving for 50 years of peace.

30. Mersea Island Souvenir Passport. Front cover.
A day of independence in Commemoration of VE and VJ days and thanksgiving for 50 years of peace.
Date: 15 July 1995
Image ID MBK_PPT_001


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