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WW1 Memorial Soldiers and sailors at the Strood. Sunrise over East Mersea. 5.45am. 25 August 2019. Photo: Chrissie Westgate
High Street, Salcott. Postcard 63958. Photo: Kay Baldwin Collection
Will Nicholas on a tractor, probably from the 1950s. The Nicholas family were at Malting Farm. 1950s. Photo: Linda Di Mizio
1961/62 Midland Area Sea Cadets Cup Final - Mersea Winners. Football Team.
Back row L-R 1. John Sales, 2. John Vince, 3. Peter Saye Keeper, 4. David Smith, 5. Nick Mussett
Left just visible Brian Macdonald
Front L-R 1. Ian Macdonald, 2. Peter Jones with Cup, 3. Bill Mole with Cup and ball, 4. Peter Sales, 5. John Farthing. c1962.
Smack MARY racing in a Regatta, around 1949. Bill Baker at the helm. 
Known locally as 'big' MARY. c1949.
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Mersea Museum has a large collection of images, mainly of Mersea Island and the surrounding area. Those shown here are a small sample.
The images are divided into categories - click on a Category to view a selection.
Each year, a selection of the images with an accompanying audiocommentary form an audio-visual display that is run when the Museum is open.
If you can add to the information we have about an image, such as the names of the people, the place or the date, please Email us.
The collection is always increasing thanks to the kindness of may individuals. If you have photographs that are suitable for our collection, we would be pleased to hear from you. We can just take a digital copy of a photograph and return the original to you.
The images above are copyright Mersea Island Museum unless otherwise stated.


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