1. West Mersea Fire Brigade's team of five who won the Essex County Brigade's quiz for Retained Firemen in Chelmsford.
L-R Gordon Allen, Alec Garnham, Joe...
Date: 17 February 1958
Image ID ALN_FIR_015
2. West Mersea Fire Brigade - Fordson Thames fire engine GLC534 being replaced with new Dodge 758JNO. Outside the Melrose Road Fire Station.
L-R 1. Oscar...
Date: April 1957
Image ID ALN_JNO_003
3. Peter Moss Mussett, born on 6 December 1878 at West Mersea, his mother was Caroline Mussett (born 1856 - died 1937) no father's name for Peter's birth...
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4. Gowens at West Mersea in the early or mid 1960s.
Back row Harold Field, Claude Green, John Benns, Beat Green, Colin Anstey, John Wareing, Vic Pullen,...
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5. Cecil Mussett and Vic Sams, about 1944 when Cecil was 14. Raspberry and blackcurrant bushes. View looking northwest from Vic Sams' fields in Chapmans Lane to...
Image ID IA1_MUS_560
6. Behind Fountain Hotel 1921. The building beyond is now (2015) the Vets.
L-R Mrs Pudney with baby Arthur, Amy Wellard ( née Vince ), Bertha Farrow (...
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7. Near West Mersea Church circa 1890. The thatched hut was the shoemaker's and was approx where the Art Cafe is . Dr. Harvey was the local doctor and lived...
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8. The crew of ENDEAVOUR I, trial horse for the 1937 Amerca's Cup.
Names that are known are: 1. Jim Mussett, 2. Neville Gurton, 3. Jack Gempton (Mate), 4. Will...
Image ID MST_EDV_001
9. Wedding between Walter 'Navvy' and Edith Sampson.
Names from back of photograph by Keith Mussett, son of Walter and Edith.
Back L-R 1. Dick and...
Date: August 1922
Image ID MST_FAM_091
10. Eileen - a Land Army girl from Stratford, East London, who lodged with Cath and Gordon Mussett on Mersea during WW2.
18 years 9 March 1944
Date: 9 March 1944
Image ID MST_WLA_001
11. Minnie Humphries - a Land Army girl from Stratford, East London, who lodged with Cath and Gordon Mussett during WW2.
Photograph used in Essex Land Girls by...
Date: 4 March 1944
Image ID MST_WLA_003
12. Coast Road group on Green. Mr Jim Mussett on back 1. 'Juggy' (Edward) French-(His father was 'Buttons' (William) French 2. ?? Green 3. 'Hoppy' (George) Hewes 4....
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13. Wedding of Edith Sampson and Walter Mark Mussett. Notes on back of photograph suggest this is 1922.
Back L-R 1. Vera Mussett, 2. Walter 'Navvy' Mussett, 3....
Date: cJuly 1922
Image ID PBIB_NAV_245
14. Walter Mark Mussett 'Navvy'.
Walter was skipper on FAITHFUL STAR 1961 - 1969. She had once been named OPPORTUNE STAR.
Walter came home for the winter...
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15. A retired fire engine was the transport for the wedding of Christine Blaver and Gary Mussett at West Mersea Parish Church. People on Mersea still gather outside...
Date: 14 July 2007
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