31. Impression of Great Reservoir Scheme
Two farms which will be engulfed
Left: Layer Brook - this little stream will become a mighty lake 50 feet deep. ...
Date: 12 December 1934
Image ID GAZ_1934_DEC12_101
32. Blacksmith Hill, Peldon. Hammond postcard
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33. Peldon - outside the Plough. A boy is working the village pump and behind him is the Old Cottage, run as a shop by Clem Hyam. The Post Office is further down ...
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34. Peldon - Thomas Wyncoll and grandchildren.
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35. Peldon - Thomas Wyncoll and grandchild. Tom Wyncoll was Geoff's grandfather, and one of the Peldon Special Constables that arrested the Zeppelin crew.
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36. Wedding of Kate Goody and Ernest Wyncoll. Photograph taken outside Barnards Cottage, Peldon - home of the bride's parents.
Adults from left to right Emily ...
Date: 21 September 1935
Image ID GWC_009
37. Ernest and Kate Wyncoll had the bungalow, Goodwyn, built on the Mersea Road, Peldon, the name being an amalgam of their names Goody and Wyncoll. Later their ...
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38. Essex Constubulary. Watch presented to T. Wyncoll for good services when Zeppelin L33 was brought down in Essex on 24.9.16
Date: c25 September 1916
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39. Essex Constubulary. Watch presented to T. Wyncoll for good services when Zeppelin L33 was brought down in Essex on 24.9.16
Date: c25 September 1916
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40. Geoff Wyncoll's brother David with 3 kid goats. Geoff says:
"My parents, along with many other animals kept 2 goats at our home in Peldon Amelia and Bill. ...
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41. 'The Plough' and village pump, Peldon.
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42. Caroline Traylor, born c1876
2 October 1904 Caroline Agnes Mira Mallett married Elijah William Traylor.
Their daughter Lilian was Richard Haward's ...
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43. Lilian Haward née Traylor, born c1905. Richard Haward's mother.
2 Nov 1932 Edwin Richard (Dick) Haward married Lilian Dorothy Traylor at Peldon ...
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44. Peldon Methodist Church
Back row L-R 1., 2. Elijah Traylor, 3., 4., 5., 6., 7.
Front 1., 2., 3., 4., 5., 6.
Elijah Traylor was father of Nanna ...
Image ID HH06_621
45. Joseph Charles William Mallett born 1872 and died 20 Dec 1911. Barge skipper.
Photo by R. Deacon, 14 Queen Street, Colchester
Image ID HH06_623
46. Notes from the back of a mirror that was donated to the Museum 14 January 2012. It says:
This Mirror is a part of one that was shaken from a mantleshelf ...
Date: 29 June 1884
Image ID IA004541
47. Mirror that was broken by the earthquake 22 April 1884, donated to the Museum January 2012.
A note on the back of the mirror says
"This Mirror is a ...
Date: 29 June 1884
Image ID IA004542
48. Pyefleet House at the Peldon end of the Strood, showing damage from the 1884 earthquake. The house should have 3 chimneys - only one remains and this has ...
Date: cMay 1884
Image ID IA004741
49. Peldon Rose. Postcard mailed October 1906.
The picture appears in "Motor Buses in East Anglia 1901-1931" by D.E. Brewster, 1974, with the ...
Image ID IA004901
50. Peldon Hall Farm. A postcard by Hammond.
Image ID IA004921
51. Sailing barge CYGNET at Shell Bungalow, Peldon
Date: 23 May 2015
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52. Ive's Farm, Peldon. Hammond postcard.
View down what is now St Ives Hill, with Ive's Farm on the left.
Image ID IA01_715
53. Small two burner paraffin stove used by donor's grandmother, Edith Hyam, from Peldon. On display in Mersea Museum.
Accession No. 2010.08.004D donated by ...
Date: 5 September 2018
Image ID IA01_845
54. Primrose Bus rounding Hyde Park Corner at the top of St Ives Hill, Peldon. Postcard was mailed from Peldon on 29th August 1922.
Date: Before August 1922
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55. 1884 Essex Earthquake report, pages 36 and 37.
Covers Langenhoe, the Rose Inn, Peldon windmill (residence and business place of Mrs S. Went) and the ...
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56. Jack Botham aerial photograph 9203. Peldon Rose, looking north west.
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57. Peldon - Revd. Anthony Gough.
From a collection of Jack Botham wedding pictures.
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58. Peldon School. The school was closed on 18 December 1942 [West Mersea School Log Book - WMS_LOG4_P114].
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59. Kelly's 1874 Directory Page 170 - Peldon (or Peltington).
Carrier to Colchester. John Sheldrick to the Plough.
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60. Kelly's 1894 Directory - Peldon or Peltington
Talbot James, Parish clerk
Smallwood George, Sub-postmaster
Smith John, Schoolmaster
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