61. Penfold's DIY, Barfield Road, West Mersea, formerly Clifford White Builders.
At the height of the blaze 5 fire appliances and an aerial ladder from Colchester ...
Date: 20 April 1999
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62. West Mersea Fire Brigade - crew of 2004.
Left to right Back row Robert Dean, lan Moncur, Nigel Balls
Middle row Mick James, Maurice Board, Gary ...
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63. French Family Tree, from the 2007 Museum Exhibition.
Date: November 2008
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64. Paul Jasper
Date: 12 May 2007
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65. Hewes Family Tree. The Museum had a large display on the Hewes family in 2008 - details in Displays/2008Museum/Hewes.
Misc details from above.
Date: April 2008
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66. The Hewes Family - tree and photographs.
Mersea Museum 2008 Summer Exhibition.
Date: 4 September 2008
Image ID DIS2008_HEW_003
67. 2008 Summer Exhibition - Womens Land Army
Date: 4 September 2008
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68. Women's Land Army poster.
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69. Women's Land Army poster.
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70. Women's Land Army poster.
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71. Ruby Tucker née Balls in Women's Land Army uniform.
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72. Margaret Penfold drove a milk delivery van in the Halstead area while in the Women's Land Army. Cream Line Dairy, Chelmsford.
Accession No. 2016-10-003F
Date: cSeptember 1943
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73. Margaret Penfold, Women's Land Army.
Accession No. 2016_10_003E
Image ID DIS2008_WLA_122
74. Land Girls at Nazeing in a variety of working clothes. Mary, Joan, Dorren, Mac, Peggy
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75. Mrs Doris Northwood (right) and Phylis Northwood (sister in law) - in the Women's Land Army in the Nazeing area.
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76. Women's Land Army. Used on Abbotts Hall page in 2008 Land Army exhibition.
Photograph from Essex Wildlife May 2005
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77. Women's Land Army. Babs [Newman ?] right on front row
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78. Women's Land Army Release Certificate for Miss Doris Laura Smith, now known as Babs Newman.
Date: 2 November 1945
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79. Women's Land Army. From Molly ?
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80. We are confident that this is the wedding of Elsie Anna Farthing and John Lungley on 11 February 1905 (it has been professionally dated to c1901 - ...
Date: 11 February 1905
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81. You couldn't take a similar photograph on Coast Road now! This is the marriage of Leonard William Stoker and Florence Louisa Bianchi which took place at the ...
Date: 4 November 1916
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82. This wonderful horseless carriage, owned we believe by Mr. Roy Littlehale is about to take Arthur Hempstead and his wife the former Isabella May Gardner to ...
Date: 30 August 1909
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83. This photograph, taken outside Haycocks Farm, shows Archibald Johnson and his bride Eva née Clancy after their Colchester wedding in 1929. Bertha Johnson ...
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84. Samuel James Mills and Nellie French leaving West Mersea Parish Church after their marriage on 31 May 1919. Nellie was the daughter of James French and Grace ...
Date: 31 May 1919
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85. Wedding of Samuel James Mills and Nellie French. The happy couple, surrounded by family and friends, are posing for a group photograph at the top of Victory ...
Date: 31 May 1919
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86. Here are Robert (Bob) Stoker and Eleanor Geddes after their marriage at St. Peter and St. Paul Church on 8 July 1933. The parish register entry says Bobby was a ...
Date: 8 July 1933
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87. Wedding group are posing outside Walmer Cottage in St. Peters Road. Harry George (Hoppy) Hewes' daughter Maria Maud had just married Charles Elvin Minter from ...
Date: 7 June 1919
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88. A wedding at West Mersea Parish Church. We have not been able to identify the couple in these pictures, or any of the people in the churchyard, but this is a ...
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89. A Johnson family wedding. This took place on 6 August 1923 when George Lyall from London married Alice Frances Emma Johnson of Haycocks Farm. Bertie Johnson ...
Date: 6 August 1923
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90. Wedding of Ruby Balls and Peter Tucker on 26 June 1948. The wedding service was performed by Rev. Hughes, Vicar of West Mersea.
L-R: Jane Cudmore (later ...
Date: 26 June 1948
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