1. 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
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2. The Zeppelin at Little Wigborough - some of the Special Constables involved in arresting the German crew.
From left, Olive Dansie (daughter of Edgar Dansie ...
Date: cOctober 1916
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3. Private Alfred George Baldwin
9th Battalion Duke of Wellingtons (West Riding Regiment)
Killed in action in France 24th March 1918 aged ...
Date: 24 March 1918
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4. Private Arthur George Whiting No. 260181.
1st & 8th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment.
Killed in action in Belgium 27 August 1917 aged 19 ...
Date: 27 August 1917
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5. Gwendoline and Edward Harding outside their home - Strood Close, The Strood, Peldon. They named the house Strood Close. They had bought the house from ...
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6. Aleksander Kronda at Peldon Hostel.
Date: 30 August 1948
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7. Peldon Hostel - Aleksander Kronda on the right.
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8. Peldon Polish Hostel - Aleksander Kronda on the right.
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9. Peldon Polish Hostel - Aleksander Kronda on right
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10. Peldon Polish Hostel - Aleksander Kronda on right.
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11. Aleksander Kronda - outside Peldon Hostel ? the house does not exist in this form - perhaps Ransomes Cottage now.
Date: 30 August 1948
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12. Near Peldon Hostel - thought to be Wigborough Road, Peldon, opposite the Hostel, but the house has been replaced or much altered.
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13. Aleksander Kronda back left - outside Peldon Hostel ?
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14. Polish group outside The Whalebone. Aleksander Kronda is just left of centre, with white cap.
Where is this Whalebone ?
Ilford Polish Camp (Ilford ...
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15. Aleksander Kronda on the left - photograph marked Ilford.
Aleksander was probably at Ilford Park Polish Camp, Newton Abbot.
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16. Band outside Peldon Hostel. Aleksander Kronda front right with playing guitar.
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17. Aleksander Kronda. Wrentham, Lowestoft. Aleksander is on the left.
On the back it says "In Memory of Labour Camp" and "Seaside Southwold".
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18. Aleksander Kronda, photo from Certificate of Registration document.
Date: 19 April 1947
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19. Smack KATE. Built 1883, registered at times as MN81, CK139, CK52. Photograph at Peldon.
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20. Smacks at Peldon. The nearest is SHAMROCK.
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21. S.C. White, Draper and Grocer's shop. Peldon
Edgar Charles Dansie and Leonard Dansie ?
Date: Before 1916
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22. The Church, Peldon. Postcard by S.C. White, West Mersea, not used.
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23. Harry (Henry Augustus) Ponder. Harry lived in Hillside Cottage, Church Road, Peldon, and worked at either Copt Hall or Abbott's Wick farm. Born c1882.
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24. Land Girls Edna Smy née Dallas, Rose, Emmy, Bunny Webb or Bunny Reynolds (tractor driver) working near Peldon Rose 1942
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25. Edna Smy née Dallas. Peldon Hostel 1941. Women's Land Army.
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26. Arthur Polley and sons, thought to be harvesting around 1910 and working for Fairhead of Peldon. The living wagon has W.G. Fairhead Peldon on the side. Arthur ...
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27. Peldon Plough Darts Team. Abberton Peldon District Champions.
L-R Some of the names: Jim Shepperd, Ken Warren, Alfred 'Glen' Glendenning (with glasses - ...
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28. Moor Farm, Colchester Road, Peldon. At one time up to 500 Indian Runner Ducks were kept on the pond. It is now filled in.
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29. Hunt meet outside Peldon Rose. On the right talking are Pearl Cross from Waldegraves Farm West Mersea and Edward Martin from Moor Farm Peldon.
From Album ...
Date: Before 1940
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30. Impression of Great Reservoir Scheme
Two farms which will be engulfed
Left: Layer Brook - this little stream will become a mighty lake 50 feet deep. ...
Date: 12 December 1934
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