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The HMC SEARCHER (BORDER FORCE) vessel on Tilbury Landing Stage and heading down river on ...
Thurrock's Deeper Past
Chris Tripp attended St Chad’s Secondary Modern School in Tilbury and then Palmer’s Sixth Form ...
Going home in 1919.
Tilbury Marine Station.
Queue in Civic Square
Does anyone know why these people were queuing in Civic Square in about 1952/3? My ...
POLAR ARGENTINA on the Thames
The container ship POLAR ARGENTINA arriving on the thames on 8/12/2018. She was built in ...
Sybil Mead, Miss PLA, 1958
19 year old Miss Sybil Mead who worked for the PLA, was Miss PLA in ...
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 ...
The Askew Family
It is now some time since I posted my original enquiry about my family. I managed to speak to Jade...
1953: Railway Cottage Children
What a lovely idea to post this photo. I belonged to Thurrock Harriers along with Brenda and her father Jack...
ALEXANDER PUSHKIN [now MARCO POLO] off Tilbury landing stage 1966
I was one of a party of children organised by the Ford's Dagenham Trade Unions to visit this liner. I...
HOUNSLOW in the river
My dad Barry crittenden worked on this ship for many years until it went out of service and the crew...
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