1. ID AA000520 MICHALAKIS on the mudflats at West Mersea.
Geoff Atkins and a young Alan Pamment stand under the stern.
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

1. MICHALAKIS on the mudflats at West Mersea. Geoff Atkins and a young Alan Pamment stand under the stern.
Date: c15 February 1958
Image ID AA000520


2. ID AA000540 MICHALAKIS aground on the mudflats opposite Empress Avenue at West Mersea. She had broken adrift on 14th February 1958 and was refloated by tugs on 16th ...
Cat1 Blackwater-->Laid up ships Cat2 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power Cat3 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power

2. MICHALAKIS aground on the mudflats opposite Empress Avenue at West Mersea. She had broken adrift on 14th February 1958 and was refloated by tugs on 16th ...
Date: c15 February 1958
Image ID AA000540


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

3. HELENA MODJESKA on the Goodwin Sands
Date: c25 September 1946
Image ID AA002510


4. 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

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


5. ID ALS_C20_063 Earthquake 1884. Went's Mill, Peldon.
From left, Peldon Steam Mill, Windmill and Peldon Mill House damaged by the Colchester Earthquake of 22 April 1884 ...
Cat1 Mersea-->Shops & Businesses Cat2 Places-->Peldon-->Buildings Cat3 Places-->Peldon-->Buildings Cat4 Places-->Peldon-->Shops and Businesses

5. Earthquake 1884. Went's Mill, Peldon.
From left, Peldon Steam Mill, Windmill and Peldon Mill House damaged by the "Colchester Earthquake" of 22 April 1884 ...
Date: cMay 1884
Image ID ALS_C20_063


6. ID ATK_013 1953 Fred Smith delivering bread!
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Mersea-->Beach Cat3 Mersea-->Beach Cat4 Families-->Smith

6. 1953 Fred Smith delivering bread!
Date: 1953
Image ID ATK_013


7. ID ATK_015 Fred Smith delivering bread!
Cat1 Mersea-->Beach Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

7. Fred Smith delivering bread!
Date: 1953
Image ID ATK_015


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

8. 1987 Hurricane - damage at Bonners Barn.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_001


9. ID AWA_HUR_003 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

9. 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_003


10. ID AWA_HUR_005 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

10. 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_005


11. ID AWA_HUR_007 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

11. 1987 Hurricane - damage to stables at 24 Dawes Lane.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_007


12. ID AWA_HUR_009 1987 Hurricane - damage at 24 Dawes Lane.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

12. 1987 Hurricane - damage at 24 Dawes Lane.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_009


13. ID AWA_HUR_011 1987 Hurricane - damage at 24 Dawes Lane.
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

13. 1987 Hurricane - damage at 24 Dawes Lane.
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_011


14. ID AWA_HUR_013 1987 Hurricane -
Cat1 Weather Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

14. 1987 Hurricane -
Date: c16 October 1987
Image ID AWA_HUR_013


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

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


16. 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

16. 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


17. ID BF73_001_074_001 Photo taken from Lord A. Paget's yacht after the earthquake 1884. Wivenhoe. Sanfords / Bartletts House. The 'Anchor'. Town Hard. Smack CK129 ALFRED.
The ...
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Town

17. Photo taken from Lord A. Paget's yacht after the earthquake 1884. Wivenhoe. Sanfords / Bartletts House. The 'Anchor'. Town Hard. Smack CK129 ALFRED.
The ...
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: April 1884
Image ID BF73_001_074_001


18. ID BF73_001_076_001 Wivenhoe waterfront after the Essex earthquake, 1884. The small smacks at extreme right are lying in berths earlier occupied by William Sanford's smacks. His ...
Cat1 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat2 Places-->Wivenhoe-->Town

18. Wivenhoe waterfront after the Essex earthquake, 1884. The small smacks at extreme right are lying in berths earlier occupied by William Sanford's smacks. His ...
From: Wivenhoe shipyards photos and documents
Date: 1884
Image ID BF73_001_076_001


19. ID BJ17_001 After a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Weather Cat3 Weather Cat4 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

19. After a very high tide
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_001


20. ID BJ17_003 After a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat4 Mersea-->Coast Road

20. After a very high tide
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_003


21. ID BJ17_005 After a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat3 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat4 Mersea-->Shops & Businesses

21. After a very high tide
Date: c1980
Image ID BJ17_005


22. ID BJ17_009 After a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard Cat3 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard Cat4 Mersea-->Coast Road

22. After a very high tide
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_009


23. ID BJ17_013 After a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat3 Mersea-->Coast Road Cat4 Mersea-->Old City & the Hard

23. After a very high tide
Date: c1980
Image ID BJ17_013


24. ID BJ17_019 Clarke & Carter's slipway - recovering boats after a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat4 Mersea-->Coast Road

24. Clarke & Carter's slipway - recovering boats after a very high tide
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_019


25. ID BJ17_021 Houseboat on it side after a very high tide
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat4 Mersea-->Coast Road

25. Houseboat on it side after a very high tide
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_021


26. ID BJ17_027 Boat ashore on the oyster pits after a very high tide.
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

26. Boat ashore on the oyster pits after a very high tide.
Date: 1980
Image ID BJ17_027


27. ID BJ17_031 Houseboats after the 1953 flood.
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Weather Cat3 Weather Cat4 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

27. Houseboats after the 1953 flood.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID BJ17_031


28. ID BJ17_033 Beach huts near Seaview Avenue, after the 1953 flood.
Cat1 Mersea-->Events Cat2 Weather Cat3 Weather Cat4 Disasters and Mishaps-->on Land

28. Beach huts near Seaview Avenue, after the 1953 flood.
Date: cFebruary 1953
Image ID BJ17_033


29. ID BJ52_004_001 NALON sinking. She was bombed and sunk 6 November 1940 to the West of Ireland, on a voyage Beira to Glasgow. A near miss had blown in the plates at No.3 Hold ...
Cat1 Ships and Boats-->Merchant -->Power Cat2 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea Cat3 Disasters and Mishaps-->at Sea

29. NALON sinking. She was bombed and sunk 6 November 1940 to the West of Ireland, on a voyage Beira to Glasgow. A near miss had blown in the plates at No.3 Hold ...
Image ID BJ52_004_001


30. 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

30. 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


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