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Billericay, Essex
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Historic maps of Billericay and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Memory Lane 1950 1957

I have wonderfull memories of Billericay, Church. As a child my Mother would take my Brothers Paul, Barry & Sisters Margaret & Angela & I to the Sunday Service. Father Alawyshes Roch was the priest at that time. He was a good family friend to the Gurnett's. I believe Father Roch wrote a couple of books. While ...Read full memory

A memory of Billericay by Bernie Ling

Paddling

I remember my mum taking us to Lake Meadows in the 60's when we were little; me, my 2 sisters and brother. We paddled in this pool. I later remember taking my own daughter in the 80's. Lake Meadows used to have little boats for kids and rowing boats for the lake that we all enjoyed. The paddling pool was replaced with climbing ...Read full memory

A memory of Billericay by Gina Gibbs

Chantry Cafe & Billericay Secondary School

I had a weekend job at the Chantry with my friend Pat Barker. I visited Billericay many years ago and the cafe had long since gone. I also have fond memories of my secondary school - Norsey House (blue) Stockwell (green) Chantry (Red) and my memory escapes me regarding Yellow House. I believe the ...Read full memory