Eileen Gamble

My pages:

Page link: Hopes Green Stores, 209 High Road
Hopes Green Stores, 209 High Road
My Parents Shop in the 1960s
Page link: Leaving Benfleet Primary School in 1969
Leaving Benfleet Primary School in 1969
Before The Advent of Social Media
Page link: Leaving Appleton School in 1972
Leaving Appleton School in 1972
Before The Advent of Social Media
Page link: The Clock House Café [Updated]
The Clock House Café [Updated]
Once Owned By The Hagon Family
Page link: Southwell Road (Updated)
Southwell Road (Updated)
1950s to 2011
Page link: Scout Camp in the 1950s
Scout Camp in the 1950s
Hill Road/Thundersley Park Road
Page link: Belgian Refugees and Parishioners
Belgian Refugees and Parishioners
Gathering at the Post Office in 1915
Page link: St Mary's Church Tower
St Mary's Church Tower
Bees at Twelve O'clock
Page link: Benfleet Primary School
Benfleet Primary School
Miss Gale's Gardening Class 1938
Page link: Forty Acres
Forty Acres
Mystery of the Buttons
Page link: Joan Johnson
Joan Johnson
Was Joan your Brown Owl in the 1950s?
Page link: Official Opening of the Colvin Bridge
Official Opening of the Colvin Bridge
Bridge opened on 21st May 1931 by Alderman J. H. Burrows
Page link: How I Remember Benfleet
How I Remember Benfleet
Recollections of Julian Ashbourn
Page link: 'The Hotrods'
'The Hotrods'
King John School's Rock/Pop Group in the 50s and 60s
Page link: Maureen Watson née Simpson
Maureen Watson née Simpson
Memories of the Salvation Army
Page link: John Mannall Remembered
John Mannall Remembered
Piano Teacher in the 1950s
Page link: Benfleet As It Was - Part I
Benfleet As It Was - Part I
Reverend Ralph Gardner
Page link: Benfleet As It Was - Part II
Benfleet As It Was - Part II
Reverend Ralph Gardner
Page link: Benfleet As It Was - Part III
Benfleet As It Was - Part III
Reverend Ralph Gardner
Page link: Pat Baldwin (née Eliot)
Pat Baldwin (née Eliot)
Memories of my Childhood in Benfleet
Page link: 'Swiss Cottage' Chesterfield Avenue
'Swiss Cottage' Chesterfield Avenue
Little Changed Since 1910
Page link: Crime and Punishment
Crime and Punishment
Recollections of the Second World War in Benfleet
Page link: Rushbottom Lane Primary School
Rushbottom Lane Primary School
Coronation Celebration 1953
Page link: Can You Help Us?
Can You Help Us?
Photos Needed For Our 2015 Display
Page link: Linda Lee (née Forester)
Linda Lee (née Forester)
A Boarder at Runnymede House in the 1950s
Page link: 'Bryn Teg' Vicarage Hill
'Bryn Teg' Vicarage Hill
Where was this property?
Page link: Reverend Ralph Gardner
Reverend Ralph Gardner
Vicar of St Mary's Church 1927 - 1942
Page link: Benfleet Seventy Years Ago
Benfleet Seventy Years Ago
Written in 1947 by Sir Charles Archibald Nicholson, Bart.
Page link: Jubilee
Jubilee
Written by Walter A. Bingham in 1947
Page link: Reverend Reginald Leighton Houghton
Reverend Reginald Leighton Houghton
Vicar of St Mary's Church 1942 - 1950
Page link: World's Biggest Coffee Morning
World's Biggest Coffee Morning
Raises £280 For A Worthy Cause
Page link: Memories of Benfleet
Memories of Benfleet
Four Seasons
Page link: World's Biggest Coffee Morning
World's Biggest Coffee Morning
In Aid Of Macmillan Cancer Support
Page link: Wedding at Benfleet Methodist Church
Wedding at Benfleet Methodist Church
Betty Carpenter and Ken Cockburn 1961
Page link: Hobson & Sons (London) Ltd
Hobson & Sons (London) Ltd
The Hubbard Family in the 1960s
Page link: Did you visit our Exhibition?
Did you visit our Exhibition?
Annual Exhibition - 8th March 2014
Page link: Photos From My Childhood
Photos From My Childhood
Jonathan Cowley
Page link: The Queens of England 1953 Pageant
The Queens of England 1953 Pageant
Presented at St. Mary's Vicarage, Garden Party
Page link: Leonard Ward
Leonard Ward
A Sketch of the first UNICEF shop in Benfleet
Page link: Vic Barnes Christmas Cartoons
Vic Barnes Christmas Cartoons
Greetings from the Falkland Islands
Page link: Betty Light Remembers
Betty Light Remembers
Growing Up In St Mary's Drive in the 1940s/1950s
Page link: 'Ravenswood', Essex Way
'Ravenswood', Essex Way
The Story of a Benfleet Cottage
Page link: Thundersley Primary School
Thundersley Primary School
Diary of Noteworthy Events - 1921 onwards
Page link: Thundersley Primary School
Thundersley Primary School
Photo Gallery 1956
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1954
Thundersley Primary School 1954
Photo Gallery 1954
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1955
Thundersley Primary School 1955
Photo Gallery 1955
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1957
Thundersley Primary School 1957
Photo Gallery 1957
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1959
Thundersley Primary School 1959
Photo Gallery 1959
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1960
Thundersley Primary School 1960
Photo Gallery 1960
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1961
Thundersley Primary School 1961
Photo Gallery 1961
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1963
Thundersley Primary School 1963
Photo Gallery 1963
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1964
Thundersley Primary School 1964
Photo Gallery 1964
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1965
Thundersley Primary School 1965
Photo Gallery 1965
Page link: Thundersley Primary School 1966
Thundersley Primary School 1966
Photo Gallery 1966
Page link: Thundersley Primary School
Thundersley Primary School
A Potted History by Jeanette Quantrill née Case
Page link: Thundersley Primary School
Thundersley Primary School
School Days 1970
Page link: Stanley House School
Stanley House School
Kindergarten and Preparatory School
Page link: Tarpots Snooker & Billiards Club
Tarpots Snooker & Billiards Club
Social Event 1948/1950
Page link: Tarpots Billiards Club
Tarpots Billiards Club
Players in the 1950s
Page link: Benfleet Primary School
Benfleet Primary School
Photos from the late 1920s
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"Shandon" New Park Road
Former Home of the Martin Family
Page link: Canvey Island
Canvey Island "Life-Line"
The most curious bridge in Essex
Page link: Benfleet Primary School
Benfleet Primary School
Mrs Burns class 1966
Page link: Coronation Day 1953
Coronation Day 1953
And my childhood memories of Benfleet
Page link: Benfleet Bowls Club
Benfleet Bowls Club
A Little Club with a Big Heart
Page link: Benfleet Primary School
Benfleet Primary School
Class Photo early 1930s
Page link: Living Above Glanfield's Clothing Factory
Living Above Glanfield's Clothing Factory
The Flat Roof Was Our Garden
Page link: Benfleet Bowls Club
Benfleet Bowls Club
Club Photos
Page link: Turtella Dress Co. Ltd.   Late 40s/early 50s
Turtella Dress Co. Ltd. Late 40s/early 50s
Corner of School Lane/Essex Way
Page link: Remembrance Day Service
Remembrance Day Service
November 1960
Page link: Thundersley Methodist Church, Kennington Avenue
Thundersley Methodist Church, Kennington Avenue
A Party in 1950 and a Coach Outing in 1952
Page link: New Thundersley County Primary School, Rushbottom Lane, Tarpots
New Thundersley County Primary School, Rushbottom Lane, Tarpots
Now known as Woodham Ley Primary School
Page link: Church Road Residents
Church Road Residents
A Gathering of the Residents - circa. 1950
Page link: Bert Evans and King John School's Part In The 1953 Floods
Bert Evans and King John School's Part In The 1953 Floods
My dad turned his school into a refuge
Page link: The 1953 Floods - Betty Finch's Story
The 1953 Floods - Betty Finch's Story
Teacher Betty's Lessons in Flood Catering
Page link: 5th Thundersley Cubs 1958
5th Thundersley Cubs 1958
Meetings held at St George's Church Hall, Rushbottom Lane
Page link: St Mary's Church, South Benfleet
St Mary's Church, South Benfleet
A Gallery of Photos
Page link: Benfleet Primary School
Benfleet Primary School
Class Photo 1938
Page link: South Benfleet Junior School
South Benfleet Junior School
Netball Team 1960
Page link: My Memories of Thundersley Primary School
My Memories of Thundersley Primary School
Stephen Nash Recalls His School Days
Page link: South Benfleet Food Producers' Association - Part I
South Benfleet Food Producers' Association - Part I
Now known as Benfleet Horticultural Society
Page link: Benfleet Horticultural Society - Part II
Benfleet Horticultural Society - Part II
Flower Shows Over The Years
Page link: Benfleet Railway Bridge
Benfleet Railway Bridge
An Update of Work in Progress
Page link: Jubilee Stone Unveiled at Castle Point Council Offices
Jubilee Stone Unveiled at Castle Point Council Offices
Diamond Jubilee 1952-2012 Commemorative Stone
Page link: 'The Duke' Visits Benfleet
'The Duke' Visits Benfleet
The Age Of Steam
Page link: Benfleet Carnival
Benfleet Carnival
May Day Celebrations 1982 and 1983
Page link: Castle Point Under 15s Football Teams - April 1976
Castle Point Under 15s Football Teams - April 1976
Did You Play For One Of These Teams?
Page link: Iris Sugg
Iris Sugg
Bletchley Park - The War Years
Page link: The Circassian Circle Folk Dance Club
The Circassian Circle Folk Dance Club
The Formation of the Club
Page link: Circassian Circle Folk Dance Club - Photo Gallery
Circassian Circle Folk Dance Club - Photo Gallery
Philip and Maureen Packham's Photo Collection
Page link: Elsie P Langridge
Elsie P Langridge
The Life and Times of a Local Artist
Page link: Kents Hill Road Celebrates VE Day
Kents Hill Road Celebrates VE Day
A Local Celebration
Page link: Blue Jays
Blue Jays
Five Decades of Entertaining
Page link: South Benfleet Volunteer Fire Brigade
South Benfleet Volunteer Fire Brigade
The Late Mr E. M. Shepherd
Page link: Downer Road - Street Party 1953
Downer Road - Street Party 1953
Childhood Memories
Page link: Dr. Helen Wessels
Dr. Helen Wessels
A Caring G.P. With a Sense of Humour
Page link: Tidal Defence Barrier - Benfleet Creek
Tidal Defence Barrier - Benfleet Creek
Princess Margaret visits Castle Point
Page link: Glen Road
Glen Road
Unmade Then and Unmade Now
Page link: Grosvenor Road
Grosvenor Road
From Clear Pavements to Dropped Kerbs & Yellow Lines
Page link: Dr. Ralph Taylor
Dr. Ralph Taylor
Highly Respected Benfleet G.P. for 34 Years
Page link: Shipwrights Drive
Shipwrights Drive
From Unmade Track to Tree-lined Pavements
Page link: The Hollywood
The Hollywood
From Tea Rooms to Function Rooms
Page link: The Benfleet Hoymen
The Benfleet Hoymen
The Benfleet Hoymen - Hadleigh 1954
Page link: Northern Avenue
Northern Avenue
From Bungalows to Chalets
Page link: My Memories of South Benfleet Library and Mr Ken Deacon
My Memories of South Benfleet Library and Mr Ken Deacon
Opening Up The World Of Literature
Page link: Dr. Doug Acres
Dr. Doug Acres
Doctor, Councillor, Magistrate and Family Man
Page link: Ken Deacon
Ken Deacon
A Benfleet Librarian
Page link: Official Opening of the New South Benfleet Library
Official Opening of the New South Benfleet Library
HRH The Duchess of Gloucester Opens The New Library
Page link: The Old South Benfleet Library
The Old South Benfleet Library
History of the Library from 1930s onwards
Page link: Rex Tyler
Rex Tyler
Benfleet Memories
Page link: Street Party near Bread & Cheese Hill
Street Party near Bread & Cheese Hill
A Street Party in a Field
Page link: Dr. D.A. Eaton and Dr. Henry Eaton
Dr. D.A. Eaton and Dr. Henry Eaton
Father and Son Doctors
Page link: The Official Guides to Benfleet Urban District Council
The Official Guides to Benfleet Urban District Council
Post Second World War - 1947 or 1948
Page link: The Official Guides to Benfleet Urban District Council
The Official Guides to Benfleet Urban District Council
The First Official Guide - 1935 or 1936
Page link: British Legion Annual Carnival & Fete
British Legion Annual Carnival & Fete
Anchor Meadow - August 1935
Page link: Junior School Days
Junior School Days
Thundersley County Junior School
Page link: Home Guard Defences
Home Guard Defences
Guarding Benfleet - World War II
Page link: Dr. Tom Wilks
Dr. Tom Wilks
The Doctor on Horseback
Page link: Dr. Norman H. Sutcliffe
Dr. Norman H. Sutcliffe
Personal Memories of a Benfleet Doctor
Page link: Church Hall/Salvation Army Hall
Church Hall/Salvation Army Hall
Do You Have A Photo?
Page link: Dr. Vincent F. Tyndall M.B. CHB.
Dr. Vincent F. Tyndall M.B. CHB.
The Benfleet Doctor with Scottish Roots
Page link: Benfleet Road in the 1970s
Benfleet Road in the 1970s
Do You Remember?
Page link: Philip Packham Remembers
Philip Packham Remembers
Family Business on Bread & Cheese Hill and Kiln Road
Page link: A Day in the Life
A Day in the Life
The Manager's log book - grass fire at the pumping station - August 1934
Page link: A Day in the Life
A Day in the Life
The Manager's log book - Sewage Disposal in Benfleet 1938
Page link: Benfleet Urban District Council 1953
Benfleet Urban District Council 1953
Members and chief officers of the Council July 1953
Page link: Benfleet Urban District Council 1946
Benfleet Urban District Council 1946
Members of the Council 1946
Page link: Benfleet Urban District Council 1959 - 1960
Benfleet Urban District Council 1959 - 1960
Members of the Council 1959 - 1960
Page link: Benfleet Urban District Council 1929 - 1930
Benfleet Urban District Council 1929 - 1930
Members of the Council 1929 - 1930
Page link: South Benfleet Volunteer Fire Brigade 1926
South Benfleet Volunteer Fire Brigade 1926
A new fire station for the Volunteer Brigade
Page link: Victoria House Corner
Victoria House Corner
When Victoria House Corner was a crossroads
Page link: Essex Way
Essex Way
Road improvements
Page link: Childhood Days
Childhood Days
Fred Emery's memories of growing up in Benfleet
Page link: Silver Jubilee Celebration of King George V, 6th May 1935
Silver Jubilee Celebration of King George V, 6th May 1935
Organised by Benfleet Urban District Council
Page link: Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II on June 2nd 1953
Coronation of Queen Elizabeth II on June 2nd 1953
Organised by Benfleet Urban District Council
Page link: The Hollywood Estate, Hollywood Boulevard
The Hollywood Estate, Hollywood Boulevard
Hollywood Estate a 'Young town of colour and greenery'
Page link: King John School Days
King John School Days
Glenn Newman Remembers
Page link: The Devil Steps
The Devil Steps
Local folklore
Page link: Hill Road
Hill Road
A personal memoir
Page link: Underground Bunker
Underground Bunker
A Surprising Feature of our Council Offices
Page link: Ray View, The Downs, Benfleet
Ray View, The Downs, Benfleet
The Maternity Home on the Downs
Page link: Shipwrights Drive
Shipwrights Drive
Mid 1950s View from the Hollywood Restaurant