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_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...

3. 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


4. 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.

4. 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


5. 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...

5. 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


6. ID AWA_031 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.

6. 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_031


7. 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...

7. 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


8. 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...

8. 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


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

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


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

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


11. 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...

11. Funeral of John Hewes passing Griffon Garage. Clifford White (undertaker) and Rev Pierrepont-Edwards. Mr Gethen driving hearse. George 'Hoppy' Hewes, Dubby...
Date: 1930
Image ID CMW_UTK_003


12. 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...

12. 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


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

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


14. 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...

14. 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


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

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


16. 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...

16. 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


17. 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...

17. 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


18. ID DBO_077 Digby's Shop being demolished.

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


19. 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...

19. 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


20. 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.

20. 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


21. 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,...

21. 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


22. 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...

22. 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


23. ID GRD_ABK_034 Abberton Bakery. The brick oven - it was fired by oil in its later years.

23. Abberton Bakery. The brick oven - it was fired by oil in its later years.
Date: 24 October 2013
Image ID GRD_ABK_034


24. ID HAD01_030 Underwood's Garage. In the picture are Fred Oppezzo and Jacky Wenlock. Austin Van 5467EV. Shell Mex petrol is 4/2 a gallon (4 shillings and 2 pence) and with...

24. Underwood's Garage. In the picture are Fred Oppezzo and Jacky Wenlock. Austin Van 5467EV. Shell Mex petrol is 4/2 a gallon (4 shillings and 2 pence) and with...
Date: c1960
Image ID HAD01_030


25. ID HAD01_041 Hadley's Shop in Mill Road.

25. Hadley's Shop in Mill Road.
Date: c1953
Image ID HAD01_041


26. ID HAD01_044 Hadley's, 10/12 Mill Road. On the right is J. Unwin, General Stores.

26. Hadley's, 10/12 Mill Road. On the right is J. Unwin, General Stores.
Date: 1960
Image ID HAD01_044


27. ID IA01_121 90 years of Fen Farm. Candy Evans explores the history of an Essex campsite that has been serving campers for nine decades.
  
 In 1923, a group of...

27. 90 years of Fen Farm. Candy Evans explores the history of an Essex campsite that has been serving campers for nine decades.

In 1923, a group of...
Date: July 2014
Image ID IA01_121


28. ID IA1_LUC_572 Outside West Mersea Post Office --- before the Rotunda Spring 1981.

28. Outside West Mersea Post Office --- before the Rotunda Spring 1981.
Date: cMarch 1981
Image ID IA1_LUC_572


29. ID IA1_LUC_575 The Rotunda, newly erected outside West Mersea Post Office. Spring 1981.

29. The Rotunda, newly erected outside West Mersea Post Office. Spring 1981.
Date: cApril 1981
Image ID IA1_LUC_575


30. ID LH4_025 Queens Corner. Eastern National bus VNO738S on service 75 to Colchester, Austin Maxi car. James F. Fraser Antiques ?
In December 2009, VNO738S was still in...

30. Queens Corner. Eastern National bus VNO738S on service 75 to Colchester, Austin Maxi car. James F. Fraser Antiques ?
In December 2009, VNO738S was still in...
Date: Before October 1986
Image ID LH4_025


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