Images for Disasters and Mishaps

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1. ID AWA_HUR_001 1987 Hurricane - damage at Bonners Barn.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

1. 1987 Hurricane - damage at Bonners Barn.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_001


2. ID BF73_001_018_001 House with earthquake damage ? Wivenhoe ?
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Town Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

2. House with earthquake damage ? Wivenhoe ?
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: cMay 1884
Image ID BF73_001_018_001


3. ID BF73_001_042_001 Everard's SINCERITY aground in the River Colne and causing a River Stoppage
Douglas Went photograph, used in The Sailor's Coast Page 29.
SINCERITY...
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea Cat2 Places-->Colne Cat3 Places-->Colne

3. Everard's SINCERITY aground in the River Colne and causing a "River Stoppage"
Douglas Went photograph, used in The Sailor's Coast Page 29.
SINCERITY...
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: 12 December 1936
Image ID BF73_001_042_001


4. ID BOXB4_003_003 Floods at Wivenhoe. The Toll House, with Rowhedge in the distance. Visible in the distance, to the left of the house, is Rowhedge brewery, which was demolished...
Cat1 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Town Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

4. Floods at Wivenhoe. The Toll House, with Rowhedge in the distance. Visible in the distance, to the left of the house, is Rowhedge brewery, which was demolished...
Date: Before 1937
Image ID BOXB4_003_003


5. ID CG10_681 Softs Fire near Bank, Tollesbury. Postcard.
Tollesbury to the Year 2000 has more details:
Soffe's Fire. Fire broke out at about 12.30 on Sunday...
Cat1 Tollesbury-->Events Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

5. "Softs Fire near Bank", Tollesbury. Postcard.
Tollesbury to the Year 2000 has more details:
Soffe's Fire. Fire broke out at about 12.30 on Sunday...
Date: June 1910
Image ID CG10_681


6. ID DBO_111 Eastern National bus in the ditch near Bonners Barn. She had been blown over by the wind. XHK23... [Bristol VR fleet number 3127 XHK232X]
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Transport - buses and carriers

6. Eastern National bus in the ditch near Bonners Barn. She had been blown over by the wind. XHK23... [Bristol VR fleet number 3127 XHK232X]
Date: 25 January 1990
Image ID DBO_111


7. 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...
Cat1 Mersea-->Fire Brigade Cat2 Museum-->DisplayPhotos Cat3 Museum-->DisplayPhotos Cat4 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

7. 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


8. ID DWS_251 Taken after the 1953 flood. CK27.
Cat1 Tollesbury-->River Blackwater Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

8. Taken after the 1953 flood. CK27.
Date: c1 February 1953
Image ID DWS_251


9. ID DWS_253 Taken after the 1953, with cranes repairing the sea wall.
Cat1 Tollesbury-->River Blackwater Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

9. Taken after the 1953, with cranes repairing the sea wall.
Date: After 1 February 1953
Image ID DWS_253


10. ID DWS_SHP_001 The two halves of the Liberty Ship HELENA MODJESKA anchored in the River Blackwater. She had gone aground on the Goodwin Sands 12 September 1946 and broke in...
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

10. The two halves of the Liberty Ship HELENA MODJESKA anchored in the River Blackwater. She had gone aground on the Goodwin Sands 12 September 1946 and broke in...
Date: Before 25 June 1948
Image ID DWS_SHP_001


11. ID FL01_078_002 Jack Botham surveying damage to his houseboat WAVENEY after the 1953 flood.
From Album 1.
Cat1 People-->Other Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps

11. Jack Botham surveying damage to his houseboat WAVENEY after the 1953 flood.
From Album 1.
Date: 1 February 1953
Image ID FL01_078_002


12. ID FL01_079_001 The scene after the Great Flood of 1953 - Coast Road opposite the causeway. Ken Hewes.
From Album 1.
Cat1 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps

12. The scene after the Great Flood of 1953 - Coast Road opposite the causeway. Ken Hewes.
From Album 1.
Date: 1 February 1953
Image ID FL01_079_001


13. ID FL01_079_002 After the Great Flood of 1953 - the scene opposite Gowens. The mine was used to fundraise for Shipwrecked Mariners.
From Album 1.
Cat1 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat2 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard Cat3 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard

13. After the Great Flood of 1953 - the scene opposite Gowens. The mine was used to fundraise for Shipwrecked Mariners.
From Album 1.
Date: 1 February 1953
Image ID FL01_079_002


14. ID FL03_028_001 The MICHALAKIS, a Greek cargo ship, broke her moorings and finished up near the beach at bottom of Empress Avenue.
From Album 3.
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

14. The MICHALAKIS, a Greek cargo ship, broke her moorings and finished up near the beach at bottom of Empress Avenue.
From Album 3.
Date: c14 February 1958
Image ID FL03_028_001


15. ID FL03_028_002 MICHALAKIS on the beach near bottom of Empress Avenue.
From Album 3.
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power Cat3 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

15. MICHALAKIS on the beach near bottom of Empress Avenue.
From Album 3.
Date: c14 February 1958
Image ID FL03_028_002


16. ID FL06_017_001 Ken & Dennis Hewes after the 1953 flood - Sid Hewes shop Coast Road.
From Album 6.
Cat1 Families-->Hewes Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat4 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard

16. Ken & Dennis Hewes after the 1953 flood - Sid Hewes shop Coast Road.
From Album 6.
Date: February 1953
Image ID FL06_017_001


17. ID FL06_017_003 Dennis Hewes - after the 1953 Flood.
From Album 6.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Families-->Hewes Cat3 Families-->Hewes Cat4 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard

17. Dennis Hewes - after the 1953 Flood.
From Album 6.
Date: February 1953
Image ID FL06_017_003


18. ID FL06_018_001 After the 1953 Flood - Dennis Hewes.
From Album 6.
Cat1 Families-->Hewes Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat4 Mersea-->Coast Road

18. After the 1953 Flood - Dennis Hewes.
From Album 6.
Date: February 1953
Image ID FL06_018_001


19. ID FL06_018_002 Coast Road and the Yacht Club - after the 1953 Flood
From Album 6.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat3 Mersea-->Coast Road

19. Coast Road and the Yacht Club - after the 1953 Flood
From Album 6.
Date: February 1953
Image ID FL06_018_002


20. ID IA002680 This Floating Dock was blown ashore on Decoy Point in the recent gales. Newspaper cutting dated Feb 15, 1946.
Cat1 Mersea-->Beach Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

20. This Floating Dock was blown ashore on Decoy Point in the recent gales. Newspaper cutting dated Feb 15, 1946.
Date: 15 February 1946
Image ID IA002680


21. ID HAD01_003 Beach Huts after the 1953 Floods. Between Fairhaven and Seaview Avenue.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Beach

21. Beach Huts after the 1953 Floods. Between Fairhaven and Seaview Avenue.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID HAD01_003


22. ID HAD01_009 Coast Road after the 1953 Floods. Clarke & Carter's slipway. Sailing and Social Club on the right.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Coast Road

22. Coast Road after the 1953 Floods. Clarke & Carter's slipway. Sailing and Social Club on the right.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID HAD01_009


23. ID HAD01_016 Houseboat SEAHORSE after the 1953 Floods.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat3 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat4 Mersea-->Houseboats

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


24. ID HBC_012_003 BRITISH OAK sunk mouth of River Colne, laden with sand. Official No. 113720.
Used in Down Tops'l page 97, which says The end of the BRITISH OAK, off the...
Cat1 Barges-->Pictures Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

24. BRITISH OAK sunk mouth of River Colne, laden with sand. Official No. 113720.
Used in Down Tops'l page 97, which says "The end of the BRITISH OAK, off the...
Date: November 1948
Image ID HBC_012_003


25. ID AA002510 HELENA MODJESKA on the Goodwin Sands
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

25. HELENA MODJESKA on the Goodwin Sands
Date: c1946
Image ID AA002510


26. ID AA002540 Discharging cargo from Liberty Ship HELENA MODJESKA after she went ashore on the Goodwin Sands 12 Sept 1946.
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

26. Discharging cargo from Liberty Ship HELENA MODJESKA after she went ashore on the Goodwin Sands 12 Sept 1946.
Date: 12 September 1946
Image ID AA002540


27. ID HWG_003 High tide at the bottom of The Lane. Photograph from Blanche Hewes.
Cat1 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

27. High tide at the bottom of The Lane. Photograph from Blanche Hewes.
Date: 1 March 1949
Image ID HWG_003


28. 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...
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Mersea-->Strood Cat3 Mersea-->Strood Cat4 Places-->Peldon

28. 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


29. ID IA004743 Langenhoe Church following the 1884 Essex Earthquake. The church was rebuilt from old materials two years after the 1884 earthquake. However, following...
Cat1 Places-->Langenhoe Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

29. Langenhoe Church following the 1884 Essex Earthquake. The church was rebuilt from old materials two years after the 1884 earthquake. However, following...
Date: cMay 1884
Image ID IA004743


30. ID IC090031 Beach huts at West Mersea after the 1953 Great Flood.
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Beach

30. Beach huts at West Mersea after the 1953 Great Flood.
Date: February 1953
Image ID IC090031


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