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Billericay Community Archive
Preserving memories of an Essex town
History Fair 2020
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Local author's memories
Cap guns and Tree swings.
Growing up in South Green in the 60's & 70's
3. Nos. 76 & 78
These two properties were built in the 17th century and as can be seen in ...
4. Nos. 70, 72 & 74
The photograph below shows three buildings. On the left is No. 70, the weatherboarded Laylands ...
Billericay Archaeological and Historical Society
History of a Billericay shop
A Brief History of Rose Hall
The British Legion hall in Chapel Street
Foxcroft Children's Home Remembered
Betty Raines looked after children for 20 years
3. No. 114
Marshall's Newsagents - now demolished
7. Nos. 88 & 90
The building on the right is No. 90 and at this time was occupied by ...
2. Nos. 82 & 80
These two properties were built in the first years of the 16th century. Number 80, ...
The Spigot Mortar
by Norsey Road Bridge
Our Industrial Past
Memories of Billericay Pubs in the 1960's
A personal story
9. No. 145
This building at the southern end of the High Street stood where Audit House now ...
1. No. 136
The Post Office was built in 1938 on the site of the Town Blacksmith’s shop. ...
2. Nos. 134 & 132
These two shops were run by Mr. R. J. Youngman and were a tobacconist and ...
7. Nos. 124 & 122
This building, sadly now demolished, was originally built in the 16th century, Here No. 122 ...
8. No. 120
To the left hand side of the photograph can be seen number 118 which was ...
2. No. 116
This building was originally known as Dryden House and was a private house. In this ...
8. Nos. 123 & 125
Now demolished and replaced by a parade of shops. No. 123, on the right was ...
Little Burstead FC
"A Chapter of my life in Billericay"
My time in Billericay.
A Billericay Optician
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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