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Billericay Community Archive
Preserving memories of an Essex town
History Fair 2020
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(Herbert) Rathbone Dunnico JP, DL, LL.D.
Evelyn Lockhart (nee Cullis) 1917-2006
A Billericay Life
Albert Victor Cooke
Albert Cooke was my maternal Grandmother’s brother. He was born on 8th March 1898 at 39 Banstead Street ...
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Birthday greetings card showing girl's face and a message 'Best wishes for your birthday'.
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Sir Harry Preston was a Brighton businessman and sportsman. In the 1920s and 30s, he made the Royal Albion Hotel into the town’s most fashionable place to stay and sponsored the first ‘Motor Race Week’ on the sea-front.
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The Percy Almshouses at the bottom of Elm Grove were erected in 1795.
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The embedded document layout enables the user to display a PDF within the page.
Sample page 5: Video
Shot in Brighton, England in August 2009, this video includes a number of arty shots of pebbles on the beach and old wine bottles.
Sample page 3: Photo gallery
These are photos of Brighton's West Pier, subject of a devastating fire in the early 21st century.
Sample page 4: Oral history page
Daisy Noakes got a job 'in service' at the age of 14 at a 'school for young gentleman' in Ovingdean village.
Little Burstead Listed Buildings
Historic England link
Lake Meadows in the 60s
Memories of growing up
Boats in Lake Meadows
Fun in the Park
Old photograph of Lake Meadows
Growing up in the High Street
134 High Street
Gt. Burstead County Primary School
Some personal memories. (1953 - 1959)
Memories of Billericay School
1959 - 1964
South Green Memories
Growing up in Hickstars Lane
My Scouting Career
My Youth in Billericay
Growing up in the 60s & 70s
My journey to school and cross country running
1960 to 1969
Harry Houghtons of South Green
The paraffin and cycle man
South Green Sunday School
The life of Billericay's millionaire benefactor
Mr Giachardi taught my mother to drive in the 1950’s and my brother, sister and myself in the 1980’s. He...
A South Green Boy
I went to South Green infants in 1966 (I think) and remember Mrs Hallet well - she was so kind...
Great Burstead Stores
My parents, Steve & Iris Briggs owned what we knew as ‘Grange Stores’. I think we moved there in 1965...
A Perry Street Kid
Wow that photo of Shuttleworths jogged a few memories for me. I bought my first fireworks there aged 9, different...
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