Images for Category Mersea-->Shops & Businesses

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1. ID ALS_C20_005 West Mersea Mill - Fred G. Smith. A wonderful photograph of the old and the new. Stanley Mole on the left holding the horse and Herbert Marrow far right with...

1. West Mersea Mill - Fred G. Smith. A wonderful photograph of the old and the new. Stanley Mole on the left holding the horse and Herbert Marrow far right with...
Date: c1930
Image ID ALS_C20_005


2. ID ALS_C20_019 Frederick Herbert Smith and Herbert Marrow with Fred G. Smith delivery van. It is a Morris, registration BVW367. The door advertises Lyons Cakes. Phone Number...

2. Frederick Herbert Smith and Herbert Marrow with Fred G. Smith delivery van. It is a Morris, registration BVW367. The door advertises Lyons Cakes. Phone Number...
Date: c1935
Image ID ALS_C20_019


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

3. 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


4. ID ALS_WHI_045 C.M. White, Builder. Mill Road, West Mersea, looking south. Just beyond White's shop is the gate and railings of the Congregational Church. The shop to the left...

4. C.M. White, Builder. Mill Road, West Mersea, looking south. Just beyond White's shop is the gate and railings of the Congregational Church. The shop to the left...
Image ID ALS_WHI_045


5. ID ALS_WHI_047 White's shop in Church Road. The bicycle on the right says White's up to date drapers. Postcard franked 18 September 1909.

5. White's shop in Church Road. The bicycle on the right says "White's up to date drapers". Postcard franked 18 September 1909.
Date: Before September 1909
Image ID ALS_WHI_047


6. ID AWA_025 Patricia Catchpole's stables on East Road.
Anne Watson says The second building was put up in 58, we called it Buckingham Palace it was an old prefab...

6. Patricia Catchpole's stables on East Road.
Anne Watson says "The second building was put up in 58, we called it "Buckingham Palace" it was an old prefab...
Image ID AWA_025


7. ID AWA_029 Patricia Catchpole at Hall Barn Riding Stables.

7. Patricia Catchpole at Hall Barn Riding Stables.
Image ID AWA_029


8. ID AWA_101 Mersea Garden Centre on the east side of Dawes Lane as you approach East Road. The Garden Centre was run by Anne and Les Watson 1978 to 1982.

8. Mersea Garden Centre on the east side of Dawes Lane as you approach East Road. The Garden Centre was run by Anne and Les Watson 1978 to 1982.
Date: c1980
Image ID AWA_101


9. ID AWA_103 Part of V.J. Watson's yard which was in business in Prince Albert Road from about 1974 to 1996. They sold mainly diesel engine spares for Paxmans etc., and...

9. Part of V.J. Watson's yard which was in business in Prince Albert Road from about 1974 to 1996. They sold mainly diesel engine spares for Paxmans etc., and...
Image ID AWA_103


10. ID BOXD_012_001_001 The staff of Gowen & Company sail loft at West Mersea, about 1920. L to R Charlie Woods, A.A. Gowen, Kenneth A.L. Gowen, Miss Gertie French (Mrs Stanley...

10. The staff of Gowen & Company sail loft at West Mersea, about 1920. L to R Charlie Woods, A.A. Gowen, Kenneth A.L. Gowen, Miss Gertie French (Mrs Stanley...
Date: c1920
Image ID BOXD_012_001_001


11. ID CHS_023 Fred Chatters in the shop.
Photograph by L.G. Wallis, Leigh on Sea.
The hardwares shop in West Mersea High Street was run by Fred with his brother...

11. Fred Chatters in the shop.
Photograph by L.G. Wallis, Leigh on Sea.
The hardwares shop in West Mersea High Street was run by Fred with his brother...
Image ID CHS_023


12. ID CMW_MBW_001 West Mersea Brickworks.
Clifford White & Co.
Brick, tile and pipe manufacturers and timber merchants.
Phone West Mersea 1.

12. West Mersea Brickworks.
Clifford White & Co.
Brick, tile and pipe manufacturers and timber merchants.
Phone West Mersea 1.
Image ID CMW_MBW_001


13. ID CMW_MBW_003 West Mersea Brickworks.
Clifford White & Co.
Brick, tile and pipe manufacturers and timber merchants.
Phone West Mersea 1.

13. West Mersea Brickworks.
Clifford White & Co.
Brick, tile and pipe manufacturers and timber merchants.
Phone West Mersea 1.
Image ID CMW_MBW_003


14. ID CMW_UTK_003 Funeral of John Hewes passing Griffon Garage. Clifford White (undertaker) and Rev Pierrepont-Edwards. Mr Gethen driving hearse. George 'Hoppy' Hewes, Dubby...

14. Funeral of John Hewes passing Griffon Garage. Clifford White (undertaker) and Rev Pierrepont-Edwards. Mr Gethen driving hearse. George 'Hoppy' Hewes, Dubby...
Date: April 1931
Image ID CMW_UTK_003


15. ID CMW_VAR_005 Clifford White Austin lorries in Barfield Road for a Carnival. The left one is KNO204 - the board on the radiator is Mersea Island British Legion Branch. On the...

15. Clifford White Austin lorries in Barfield Road for a Carnival. The left one is KNO204 - the board on the radiator is Mersea Island British Legion Branch. On the...
Date: c1950
Image ID CMW_VAR_005


16. ID CMW_WBW_001 Clifford White & Co. Brick, pipe and tile makers, builders merchants.
Weeley Brickworks. Photograph by Butchers Photo Service, Witham.

16. Clifford White & Co. Brick, pipe and tile makers, builders merchants.
Weeley Brickworks.
Photograph by Butchers Photo Service, Witham.
Image ID CMW_WBW_001


17. ID CW2_P21_005 Howards Stores, run by Repton Dixon, decorated for the 1953 Coronation. On the north side of Church Road - the shop has changed, but [in 2012] the wisteria by...

17. Howards Stores, run by Repton Dixon, decorated for the 1953 Coronation. On the north side of Church Road - the shop has changed, but [in 2012] the wisteria by...
Date: cJune 1953
Image ID CW2_P21_005


18. ID CW2_STA_005 Pat Catchpole, Hall Barn Riding Stables.

18. Pat Catchpole, Hall Barn Riding Stables.
Image ID CW2_STA_005


19. ID CW3_105_001 Repton Dixon's Stores in Church Road, West Mersea. All the shop staff.
1. Bessie Dixon (with her tongue out), 2. Pat Franklin, 3. Susan Hales, 4. Carol...

19. Repton Dixon's Stores in Church Road, West Mersea. All the shop staff.
1. Bessie Dixon (with her tongue out), 2. Pat Franklin, 3. Susan Hales, 4. Carol...
Date: c1965
Image ID CW3_105_001


20. ID CW3_107 Outside the off license, Howards Stores, Church Road.
Carol Dixon, Percy Bacon, Dilys Overbury née Maylor, Bessie Dixon [Mum].

We are all...

20. Outside the off license, Howards Stores, Church Road.
Carol Dixon, Percy Bacon, Dilys Overbury née Maylor, Bessie Dixon [Mum].

We are all...
Date: 1960s
Image ID CW3_107


21. ID DBO_077 Digby's Shop being demolished.

21. Digby's Shop being demolished.
Date: 1985
Image ID DBO_077


22. ID DCR_001_001 Digby's 1926 Austin Chummy TW6307. It was used to deliver paraffin on the island for many years, and dropped out of use in the late 1940s. When Digby's closed...

22. Digby's 1926 Austin Chummy TW6307. It was used to deliver paraffin on the island for many years, and dropped out of use in the late 1940s. When Digby's closed...
Image ID DCR_001_001


23. ID DCR_031 Digby's 1926 Austin Chummy TW6307, restored by David O'Connor. The car returned to Mersea as a special guest for the 2015 Lions Transport Show on 8 August 2015.

23. Digby's 1926 Austin Chummy TW6307, restored by David O'Connor. The car returned to Mersea as a special guest for the 2015 Lions Transport Show on 8 August 2015.
Date: c2015
Image ID DCR_031


24. ID DEP_GOW_007 Gowens sailmakers. L-R Colin Anstey, Daphne Hewes (on floor). Claude Green (behind Daphne), Stanley French, John Wareing, George Freer (on floor), Ernie Ponder,...

24. Gowens sailmakers. L-R Colin Anstey, Daphne Hewes (on floor). Claude Green (behind Daphne), Stanley French, John Wareing, George Freer (on floor), Ernie Ponder,...
Date: c1960
Image ID DEP_GOW_007


25. ID DIS2010_WASS_003 Fred I. Wass. Hairdresser and Tobacconist.
Frederick Inward Wass was born in 1912. He started work on a Saturday as a lather boy for Bobby Keyes when he...

25. Fred I. Wass. Hairdresser and Tobacconist.
Frederick Inward Wass was born in 1912. He started work on a Saturday as a lather boy for Bobby Keyes when he...
Image ID DIS2010_WASS_003


26. ID FL01_058_001 John Lungley, Boot and Shoe Maker, Captains Road.
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A

26. John Lungley, Boot and Shoe Maker, Captains Road.
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A
Image ID FL01_058_001


27. ID FL01_061_001 Some of the lads outside the favourite meeting place from the 50s through to the late 60s - Woodwards Shop High Street.
From left David Green, James...

27. Some of the lads outside the favourite meeting place from the 50s through to the late 60s - "Woodwards Shop" High Street.
From left David Green, James...
Date: 1950s
Image ID FL01_061_001


28. ID FL01_064_002 Alec Garnham, brother of Shirley Moore. Proprietor of Garnhams Newsagents (1984).
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A

28. Alec Garnham, brother of Shirley Moore. Proprietor of Garnhams Newsagents (1984).
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A
Date: c1984
Image ID FL01_064_002


29. ID FL01_067_001 Photograph taken outside the greengrocery shop in Kingsland Road [for the 1930 Regatta parade ?]. The man in front of the horse is Arthur Mills (father of Jenny...

29. Photograph taken outside the greengrocery shop in Kingsland Road [for the 1930 Regatta parade ?]. The man in front of the horse is Arthur Mills (father of Jenny...
Date: August 1930
Image ID FL01_067_001


30. ID FL01_067_003 Arthur Mills (left) and Jack Cudmore (cousin of Lorna Tarran) delivering groceries in Seaview Avenue.
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A

30. Arthur Mills (left) and Jack Cudmore (cousin of Lorna Tarran) delivering groceries in Seaview Avenue.
From Album 1. Accession No. 2016-11-001A
Image ID FL01_067_003


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