Buildings and Development

Significant Buildings, Residential and Business Growth

Category link: Brickworks
Brickworks
Benfleet Brickworks
Category link: Benfleet Methodist Church
Benfleet Methodist Church
Various articles about Benfleet Methodist Church
Category link: St.George's Church
St.George's Church
Articles on the Rushbottom Lane Church
Category link: St Marys Church
St Marys Church
Various articles on St Marys Church
Category link: The Hoy and Helmet
The Hoy and Helmet
Listed Building formerly known as The Hoy Inn
Category link: Notable Buildings and Gardens
Notable Buildings and Gardens
Buildings of interest in Benfleet
Category link: Advertising and Marketing
Advertising and Marketing
Illustrating changes in shops and shopping over the years
Category link: Houseboats
Houseboats
The stories of those folk who made their homes in the Creek
Category link: Library
Library
How we got our Library
Category link: Residential
Residential
How Benfleet become more than just a small village
Category link: Shops and Businesses
Shops and Businesses
With your help we hope to tell the story of our changing High Road
Page link: Hittons and Welk House Farm
Hittons and Welk House Farm
The Tithe map of Benfleet, 1841
Page link: Images of Benfleet from the collection of Pauline Adams
Images of Benfleet from the collection of Pauline Adams
A selection of photos, postcards and prints courtesy of Simon Watson
Page link: The Crown to Half Crown
The Crown to Half Crown
'Runaway lorry jack-knifes into pubs'
Page link: Kersey Marsh Farm
Kersey Marsh Farm
1841 and beyond
Page link: Poynetts Farm
Poynetts Farm
1841 and beyond
Page link: Property Auction 1860
Property Auction 1860
Auction held at The Crown Inn, Rayleigh
Page link: Reeds Hill Farm
Reeds Hill Farm
1841 and all that
Page link: The Day The Wells Ran Dry
The Day The Wells Ran Dry
Benfleet in 1899