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The Old Ship at Heybridge Basin on a card posted in 1908.
Jim Stone in white in the centre. William Stone, landlord of The Old Ship, standing inn the door. Mrs Clark's shop on the left.
I have tried to tie this in with the Basin records and see Harold, Capt J Stone arrived in the basin on 19th July with 117 tons of tiles for builders Wray & Fuller. HAROLD did not come into thE basin again until 21st June 1909 under Capt Harry Stone with 163 tons of coal. [Ron Green]
A copy of the card is used in "Halcyon Days" by Harry Booth Page 29. William Stone, Harry's brother, owned this pub at one time.
The image was published in article by Ron Green in Maldon and Heybridge Life, April 2014, page 52.
Date: Before August 1908
Photo: Ron Green Collection
Image ID RG03_751
Category 1 Places-->Heybridge
This image is part of the Mersea Museum Collection.