Local History - Mersea and around

A Brief History of Mersea

The Mersea Barrow

Wheel Tomb and Child's Burial Tomb

Tudor Blockhouse Fort

The Strood

Red Hills

Local Churches ...

Mersea Pubs and Hotels ...

Earliest written references to Mersea Island

Mersea Island in 1848

Schooling in West Mersea in Victorian times

1884 Earthquake

1908 Brierley Hall Estate brochure

World War 2 ...




Cudmore Grove

Farming

Golf Club at East Mersea

Mersea Regatta Past and Present
Audio - a talk by Ron Green from 1994

MOLLIETTE - Exordium to Finale by Pat Zierold

Ray Island and the legacy of Mehalah

2017 finds in the mud

West Mersea Council archives

The Telephone on Mersea

Mersea Water - the Water Tower

Mersea Houses and Buildings

Orleans on Coast Road, West Mersea
Women's Institute Halls

Mersea People

Joy Gethen - Mersea Memories
Hugh Green - 19th Century Doctor and Surgeon
Ron Green - a Mersea builder
Reg Hempstead - rigger at Clarke and Carter (Audio Recording)
Walter Hewes - World War I
Stanley Hills - builder, founder of Mersea Museum
Winifred Hone Memoirs - the Sailing and Social Club
John Milgate boatbuilder
Tiddler Mole born 1911 - gardner, oysterman and more (audio recording)
Martins of Moor Farm
Freda Smith - 26 years teaching at Mersea School (Audio Recording)
Clifford Manning White - his Empire
The White family of Shopkeepers
East Mersea tales - the Wilson and Dawson families
William Wyatt - the 'Admiral'

Shops, busnesses, organisations

Foresters of Mersea and Peldon
Brickworks

Transport

Mersea Buses
A railway on Mersea
Sailing Barges to West Mersea Hard

  Mersea Island
A brief history of Mersea Island
 
The Barrow, by the road to East Mersea
Mersea Barrow
 
Wheel Tomb
Wheel Tomb
 
Eastern National bus at Strood 1963 - Ron Fisher
The Strood
 
Local Churches
Local Churches
 
Mersea Pubs and Hotels
Mersea Pubs and Hotels
 
Peldon Village
Peldon History Project