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St Barnabas Bomb
Second World War: 1944 V1 flying bomb damage in Church Road, 80 homeless.
HOFS Open Studios and Community Weekend
During the Open Studios weekend, on Saturday 25th & Sunday 26th August, the Archive will open ...
Anyone remember the MacPherson or Brennan families?
I was wondering if anyone can help me. I am coming up to 60 at the ...
Dazzling Dahlias at HOFS
Originally cultivated by the Aztecs in Mexico, the Dahlia is a member of the Asteraceae family. ...
Thanks go to Denise Davies for giving me this postcard of Thundersley Common…
Hart Road and Swans Green..
Thanks go to Denise Davies for giving me this photo of Hart Road and Swans ...
The Romans In Hadleigh - a Heritage Lottery Project
In June 2017, AGES Archaeological & Historical Association received a Heritage Lottery Fund (HLF) Sharing ...
Charles Tookey 1885-1940 and Thundersley workmates
Charles William Tookey 1885-1940, my grandfather, was one of 15 children
Third and final column of 1902 report on Thundersley
The two previous columns are transcribed here (column 1 ) and here ( column 2 )
Part 2 of 1902 report on Thundersley in the Southend Standard
The second column of a 1902 Southend Standard article
Report on Thundersley: Southend Standard 1902
A Tale of Thundersley Life; first column of 1902 Southend Standard article
St James the Less Churchyard Appeal: April 2018
Many Hadleigh residents will be aware that the church has been working on a scheme ...
Salvation Army Cottages: regenerated
Key stages in the project.
Shops in Rectory Road 1930s to Present Day
The continuing search for information and photos of 2-10 Rectory Road, Hadleigh
Refreshing the Community's memory of 1918
These snaps give an impression of the excellent display in Hadleigh Library. On 1st April ...
Endway CarPark Creation
Compulsory Purchases created Endway and Homestead Carparks.
Chapman & André Map of 1777 by Tim Fransen
Maybe not gold or silver, but pieces of local history
Maplin in Hadleigh
I see that Maplin has gone into administration today. They were founded in Rayleigh and ...
New mobile library routes to start in April 2018
ECC services provided through mobile libraries
The Kingsway Cinema
The Kingsway cinema opened in London Road on 27th April 1936, with 1,404 seats in ...
The Rising Crown? I Had a Dream
The Rising Crown? I Had a Dream The Hadleigh Regeneration Plan has been stymied by the ...
2 Brittania Cottages London Road.
After looking through many books and census records, success! The lower photo shows the location ...
VICTORY VILLA - DAWS HEATH
Whence the name?
Hadleigh Heritage Education and Schools
An exhibition in St James-the-Less on Saturday 17th June 2017 was followed on 15th July ...
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