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Christmas at the Cruise Terminal
Christmas will soon be here and why not start December by getting in the festive ...
Marking the centenary of the end of the Great War at Coalhouse Fort
An event was held at Coalhouse Fort on 11th November, 2018 to mark the centenary ...
Passenger ship services to Lenningrad from the Tilbury Passenger Terminal in the 1970’s to 1980’s.
I am assisting a colleague and associate (a Finnish maritime historian and author) to accurately ...
Evacuation in 1939
11 year old Bertha Beasley was evacuated to Lowestoft on 3rd September, 1939.
HELP WITH PREFABS IN THURROCK
Can anyone help me please.? I have been scratch building models in 00 gauge of ...
I’m writing from Belgium and was wondering if anyone of you can help me in ...
WAVERLEY on 5/10/2018
The paddle steamer WAVERLEY on 5th October arriving on Gravesend pier after a trip to ...
The miner's strike - 1984
The miner’s strike of 1984 was a watershed moment in post-war politics. Confrontations mainly took ...
COLUMBUS on the stage and sailing
The cruise ship COLUMBUS on Tilbury landing stage with MARCO POLO on 5/10/2018.She was built ...
MARCO POLO on the stage
MARCO POLO on landing stage. She was berthed bow to bow with COLUMBUS. MARCO POLO ...
BBC ESSEX: SEEKING TILBURY MEMORIES FOR RADIO
I’m working on a new radio programme for BBC Essex called ‘Your Essex’ which starts ...
15th - 20th October, 2018: Windrush Exhibition
The Tilbury Riverside Project would like to invite you to see the FREE Windrush 70th Anniversary exhibition Thameside ...
EEMSLIFT DAPHNE on the river
The heavy load carrier EEMSLIFT DAPHNE arriving on the thames on11/9/2018 for Tilbury Docks. She ...
ARTANIA on Landing Stage
The cruise ship ARTANIA on Tilbury Stage on 11/September/2018. She was built in 1984 as ...
I have recently put some photographs on the North Stifford Village website which were donated ...
Isabel Kidds Stage School at the Chadwell Club
This photo was taken at the Chadwell Club in approximately 1955. They used to have ...
Hammonds Dance School, Railway Club, Calcutta Road
This photo was taken in the old Railway Club in Calcutta Road, Tilbury. As you ...
The end of the Tilbury Hotel
Phyl Didsbury, who was a Wren, living in a house at Tilbury Gardens, recalls the ...
A casino at Coalhouse Fort?
ATLANTIC ELM leaving Tilbury
The bulk carrier ATLANTIC ELM leaving Tilbury with scrap metal. She was built in 2012 ...
DIMITRIS S on the Thames
The bulkcarrier DIMITRIS S on the Thames on 24/8 2018 to load scrap metal in ...
Archive: West Tilbury Village
I am currently compiling an archive of all things West Tilbury. This includes buildings, people, ...
POLAR CHILE on the Thames
The container ship POLAR CHILE on the Thames on 24/8/2018. She was built in 2018 ...
VIKING SUN passing Tilbury
The cruise ship VIKING SUN on her way to Greenwich on 24/8/2018. She was built ...
The Diprose family
Hello, thank you for all your research. My adoptive mother was Olive Diprose, and was one of two daughters born...
Memories of Tilbury Riverside Hospital
Prue's name was Miss Reynolds.
Yes we have no bananas
I am the Grandaughter of Thomas Arthur George and Daughter of his only son Thomas Frederick George (deceased 1991). The...
St. Chads School 1962
Hi. Was having a look for my mother in law and found her on here. Brenice Masters now Keeble 😊...
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