Peldon

Peldon History Project is working to record the history of the village of Peldon.

Click on a link below to see pictures, documents, or more information on the Project.

Peldon

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  - Documents, cuttings

  - Peldon History Project
    Mission, topics covered, contacts, background

Articles about Peldon

  - Peldon Methodist Chapel

  - The Peldon Vulture

  - 1953 Flood

  - Pyefleet House

  - Farmers' evictions in WW2, and the Peldon Protest

  - Women's Land Army in Essex in WW2

  - Dora Banfield The Land Girl's Story

  - Peldon and the Great Colchester Earthquake of 1884

  - Captain Swing Peldon Wages Riot

Peldon People

  - Harry Ponder

  - Private Dines died 4 November 1918

  - Charlton Cyril Mason died 24 February 1944

  - George Scales - farmer

  Peldon Shop in the 1920s
S.C. White & Co. Peldon shop in the 1920s
 
Peldon Rose around 1905
Peldon Rose around 1905
 
Lost - Peldon Hole, now under the Reservoir
Lost - Peldon Hole, now under the Reservoir
 
Peldon Church c1911
St Mary's Church, Peldon circa 1911