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Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
In Victorian times Spitalfields was the "worst criminal rookery in London". It...
By Alan Davies
On 19/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Gillian Toomey is a name from the past. She rode the same school bus that I did...
By Alan Davies
On 19/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
The photo was supplied to show the back of the house before it was extended...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 18/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
So just who was the young lady with the accordion in the back garden of Albany,...
By Donald Joy
On 18/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Thanks for putting us all straight about Vowler Road. We now know it's...
By Lynne Bamber
On 18/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
I agree with Alan that Vowler Road was probably meant to be Fowler Road. It is...
By Lynne Levy Bamber
On 18/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
Hi, somebody has put my name on a photo, sorry this is not me....
By Jeff Footer
On 17/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
Netball team 1959.  No. 7 Brenda Fowles? No. 8 Sheila Williams. Netball...
By Eric Pasco
On 17/09/2017
Where are they now?
Where are they now?
Leaving Laindon
My Aunt Viv, daughter of the Turner family, was raised in Denbigh Road where...
By Donald Joy
On 16/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
Patsy, thanks for getting all these photos and their handwritten names for us...
By Richard Haines
On 16/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
I'd like to query the identity of Linda Honey, photo "Netball team 1957/58"...
By Donald Joy
On 16/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
Netball team 1959, No.10 is Sue Cowell....
By Colin Ferrier
On 16/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
1957-58 Netball Team; between Vanessa and Josie Beasley is Pat Kavanagh. Choir...
By Richard Haines
On 16/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Alan.  A little more information:-  David Levy was born 15th August...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Nina, the photograph of Isaac and Leah (standing) and four other family members...
By Alan Davies
On 15/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
Netball team 1960, Ann Pope looks very much the same as number 1 in photo...
By Donald Joy
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
So now it's Richard "Hawkeye" Haines?...
By Donald Joy
On 15/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
I have added two photos to this article....
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Well done again Richard.  Good observation, I’m sure you are bang on...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2017
Markhams Chase School Photos
Markhams Chase School Photos
From 1953--1960
1957-1958 Netball Team, back row next to Miss Pike is Vanessa Crew....
By Vanessa Crew
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Nina, looking at the OS Map 1947 you will see two dots at the right hand end of...
By Richard Haines
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Well done Richard for identifying the bus.  I loved the Eastern National...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Nina, I've blown the picture up now and can clearly see the Morris Minor...
By Richard Haines
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
My brother saw this photo and wondered whether there had been another...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 15/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
I would just like to suggest that the coal lorry in this photo is a Bedford...
By Donald Joy
On 14/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Hello Alan.  I agree with you, a few things are still quite puzzling...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 14/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Nina, I have always found your story of Isaac Levy to be fascinating. It has...
By Alan Davies
On 14/09/2017
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Isaac Levy 1851-1922
Local builder, businessman and benefactor
Nina, I am just blown away by all this information about my Great  ...
By Lynne Bamber
On 13/09/2017
Old Photographs of Langdon Hills
Old Photographs of Langdon Hills
These are photographs of properties South of the Railway
Hello Lynne.   I find this very interesting as a few years ago I put...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 13/09/2017
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
Laindon Station and Goods Yard.
In the time of Steam Trains.
Thanks for that Richard.  The photo is easier to see now that the image...
By Nina Humphrey(née Burton)
On 13/09/2017