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These photos show the aftermath of a train derailment said to be in 1956 before ...
Taking the Bus to Work
The double deck bus shown above at the Chequers junction with the High Street shows ...
Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church
The Most Holy Redeemer Catholic Church in Laindon Road has a brass plaque on the ...
2Lt. Percival Edey Cripps
Service number ‘99802’ – 1/5th Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regiment) Killed in action on Saturday ...
Cpt. Jim Marcham
Service number ‘146096’ – Intelligence Corps Killed on Sunday 7th January 1945, aged 38 Son of Joseph ...
Leading Seaman Rupert Henry Evans
Service number “C/JX150615 – Royal Navy H.M.S. Warspite Killed in action on Thursday 16th September 1943, ...
Sgt. John Sidney Wall
Service number ‘927481’ – 100 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve. Died on Monday 15th February 1943, ...
Sapper Frederick Wade
Service number ‘211357’ – 28 Bomb Disposal Engineers Killed on Friday 23rd June 1944, aged 24. Son ...
Sgt. Charles Corbett Stevens
Service number ‘946087’ – 156 Squadron Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Killed on Wednesday 20th May ...
Flt. Sgt. Robert Ernest Pugh
Service number ‘1616263’ – 644 Squadron, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Killed on Thursday 19th July ...
2Lt. George Anthony Cripps
Service No. 105586 – 2/5th Bttn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment) Killed in action on Monday ...
Private Edmund Mark Wiffen Hornsby
Service Number ‘G/67440 – ‘C’ Coy. 6th Bn. The Queen’s (Royal West Surrey Regiment) Killed in ...
Private James Wilfred Rayment
Service Number ‘6/1964’ – 1st Bn. Canterbury Regiment, New Zealand Expeditionary Force Died on 9th July ...
Sgt. Herbert Stewart
Service Number ‘250466’ – Essex Regiment, 9th Bn. Died of wounds 24th August 1918 aged 33. Husband ...
Great Burstead War Memorial
The memorial at Great Burstead is on the left side of the porch of St ...
Second World War Memorial
The Second World War Memorial is placed behind the First World War Memorial and was ...
Sgt Henry Thomas Joel
Born December 1921 in West Ham, son of William Henry Joel and Dorothy Joel (nee ...
Sgt. Robert James Terry (Flt. Eng.)
Service Number: 1290468 Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve Son of Frederick John and Isabel Amelia Terry ...
Crays Hill War Memorial
The Crays Hill War Memorial is relatively new, having been installed in 2014. There are Five ...
Gunner George Coe
Service Number ‘68224’ – Royal Field Artillery 63rd Battery Died 21st October 1916, aged 28. Buried at ...
Stoker 1st Class Thomas William Ripper
Service Number ‘SS/109685’ – Royal Navy, H.M.S. “Hawke.” Killed in action on 15th October 1914, aged ...
Little Burstead War Memorial
This Memorial sits on a triangular island at the junction of Clock House Road, Rectory ...
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Billericay & the Mayflower
A publication by Wynford Grant
Angela Smith’s memories of Tensing Gardens
Angela, how lovely to listen to you and read your memories about Tensing Gardens; I am wondering if we were...
Shepherd & Dog, Crays Hill
Must be after 1890 as that was when Chelmsford Brewery was registered to acquire Wells & Perry. This would be...
FA Vase 1976-1979 documentary
We all went there for the match, a small town like Billericay playing at Wembley, who could not go !...
Collected Memories from Members of the Billericay Society
I only used that pub once many years ago. The daughter of a former girl I went to school with...
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