ID WMC_SB07

TitleMersea Cuttings Book 7
AbstractNewspaper cutting album compiled by West Mersea Urban District Council. February 1975 to February 1976. Album loaned by West Mersea Town Council - all photographed and online. Not fully indexed.
The book is to go to Essex Record Office.

PublishedFebruary 1975
SourceMersea Museum
IDWMC_SB07
Related Images:
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 1 February 1975 to 11 February 1976  WMC_SB07_001
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_001
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 1 February 1975 to 11 February 1976
Date:1 February 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 1
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 More to come on Deremy's Stone. Essex County Standard 7 Feb 1975  WMC_SB07_003
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_003
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 1
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More to come on Deremy's Stone. Essex County Standard 7 Feb 1975
Date:6 February 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 2  WMC_SB07_004
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_004
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 2
Date:14 February 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 3  WMC_SB07_005
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_005
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 3
Date:21 February 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 4  WMC_SB07_006
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_006
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 4
Date:28 February 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 5
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 Ships laying up in Blackwater. ITHAKI SAILOR ex HAMILTON TRADER. MARDINA MERCHANT  WMC_SB07_007
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_007
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 5
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Ships laying up in Blackwater. ITHAKI SAILOR ex HAMILTON TRADER. MARDINA MERCHANT
Date:6 March 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 6  WMC_SB07_008
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_008
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 6
Date:14 March 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 7  WMC_SB07_009
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_009
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 7
Date:21 March 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 8  WMC_SB07_010
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_010
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 8
Date:2 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 9.  WMC_SB07_011
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_011
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 9.
Date:4 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 10  WMC_SB07_012
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_012
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 10
Date:9 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 11
 Your Church - West Mersea  WMC_SB07_013
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_013
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 11
Your Church - West Mersea
Date:9 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 16
 Mersea hands over its Barrow. Essex County Standards 18 Apr 1975  WMC_SB07_014
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_014
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 16
Mersea hands over its Barrow. Essex County Standards 18 Apr 1975
Date:16 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 13  WMC_SB07_015
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_015
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 13
Date:18 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 14  WMC_SB07_016
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_016
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 14
Date:23 April 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 15  WMC_SB07_017
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_017
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 15
Date:2 May 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 16  WMC_SB07_018
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_018
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 16
Date:9 May 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 17  WMC_SB07_019
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_019
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 17
Date:21 May 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 18  WMC_SB07_020
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_020
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 18
Date:4 June 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 19
 Builder plans a museum for Mersea. Stanley and Myrtle Hills. Essex County Standard 13 June 1975  WMC_SB07_021
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_021
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 19
Builder plans a museum for Mersea. Stanley and Myrtle Hills. Essex County Standard 13 June 1975
Date:13 June 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 20  WMC_SB07_022
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_022
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 20
Date:20 June 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 21  WMC_SB07_023
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_023
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 21
Date:25 June 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 22  WMC_SB07_024
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_024
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 22
Date:11 July 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 23  WMC_SB07_025
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_025
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 23
Date:4 July 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 24  WMC_SB07_026
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_026
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 24
Date:1 August 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 25  WMC_SB07_027
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_027
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 25
Date:22 August 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 26  WMC_SB07_028
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_028
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 26
Date:29 August 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 27
 New approach to art classes. David Nicholls at Mersea Centre.  WMC_SB07_029
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_029
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 27
New approach to art classes. David Nicholls at Mersea Centre.
Date:3 September 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 28  WMC_SB07_030
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_030
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 28
Date:12 September 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 29  WMC_SB07_031
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_031
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 29
Date:24 September 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 30  WMC_SB07_032
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_032
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 30
Date:10 October 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 31  WMC_SB07_033
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_033
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 31
Date:19 October 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 32  WMC_SB07_034
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_034
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 32
Date:24 October 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 33  WMC_SB07_035
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_035
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 33
Date:31 October 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 34  WMC_SB07_036
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_036
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 34
Date:7 November 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 35  WMC_SB07_037
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_037
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 35
Date:14 November 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 36  WMC_SB07_038
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_038
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 36
Date:21 November 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 37  WMC_SB07_039
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_039
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 37
Date:28 November 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 38  WMC_SB07_040
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_040
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 38
Date:3 December 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 39  WMC_SB07_041
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_041
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 39
Date:12 December 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 40
 ARK ROYAL to be reborn
 One of the better known houseboats is the ARK ROYAL, now in a state that only wishful thinking keeps her alive. Her origins are the matter of some dispute, she having been here for as long as people can remember.
</p><p>Mr George Milgate said she was brought her from Heybridge Basin just after the first world war, when she was used as a pontoon by the military. But unlike her namesake, she is still with us - and if Mr Brian Webb, a self employed painter and decorator from Greenstead, has his way, has along life ahead of her in a much modified form.
</p><p>He is not allowed to scrap her ...  WMC_SB07_042
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_042
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 40
ARK ROYAL to be reborn
One of the better known houseboats is the ARK ROYAL, now in a state that only wishful thinking keeps her alive. Her origins are the matter of some dispute, she having been here for as long as people can remember.

Mr George Milgate said she was brought her from Heybridge Basin just after the first world war, when she was used as a pontoon by the military. But unlike her namesake, she is still with us - and if Mr Brian Webb, a self employed painter and decorator from Greenstead, has his way, has along life ahead of her in a much modified form.

He is not allowed to scrap her ...

Date:19 December 1975
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 41  WMC_SB07_043
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_043
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 41
Date:9 January 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 42  WMC_SB07_044
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_044
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 42
Date:16 January 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 43  WMC_SB07_045
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_045
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 43
Date:16 January 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 44  WMC_SB07_046
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_046
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 44
Date:30 January 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 45  WMC_SB07_047
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_047
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 45
Date:30 January 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC
 West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 46 [last page]  WMC_SB07_048
ImageID:   WMC_SB07_048
Title: West Mersea Council Cuttings Book 7 page 46 [last page]
Date:6 February 1976
Source:Mersea Museum / WMTC