Old Maps of Southminster

Historic Maps of Southminster and the local area.

Memories of Southminster

Read and share your memories of Southminster itself or of a particular photo of Southminster.

I came to Southminster to join the Staff (there were actually just 2 teachers and a headmistress) at the new infants school in 1963. It was a long warm autumn and my husband and I being newly married lived in a caravan at Althorne till we were asked to leave by the local council... The new headmistress (...Read full memory)

While researching my family history I came across this article in the Eastern Counties Advertiser 18th October 1879. It is the coroner's report relating to my great great grandfather's brother Thomas Brassett 1815 - 1879 an agricultural labourer of Southminster Essex. He was born 2nd August 1871 and baptised 5th (...Read full memory)