We are very grateful to Miss Pimblett, Carol Eaton & Frances Roberts (also for their accompanying text), Gill Turner, Joy Lafferty, Pat Meads
and many other residents for their help to build this collection of photographs

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1911 coronation
might be 1911 Coronation ?
1985 Princess Anne
1985 Princess Anne
1985 Princess Anne  with helo
Princess Anne departing
1905 edwardian croquet party forres
1905 - Edwardian croquet party on the lawn at Forres Cottage
1945 VE Day celebrations
1945 V.E. Day celebrations (Victory in Europe)
1945 V. E. Day  childrens fancy dress parade
above and the next 5 below are of 1945 V.E. Day - childrens fancy dress parade
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1935 George V Silver Jubilee celebrations - the Girl Guides float
VE Day Parade
VE Day Parade
1935 George V Silver Jubilee Celebrations
From the right Mrs Lawson, Christine Hollingsworth and Jessie Warner
1945 VE Day
V.E. Day - villagers gather on School Green. Mr Herbert who was then Headmaster at Henham School is standing beside the old car
1915 Boys Brigade marching
1915 - Boys Brigade marching
Jubilee Float
Jubilee celebration - Elija Bartrop's coal lorry dressed up, as were many other lorries that day. In the back of the lorry is Bill Camp's grandfather with Frederick King, grandfather of Bill King the builder and undertaker
1937 coronation fete
1937 George V1 Coronation Fete or 1911 Coronation
  1937 guides

1937 Henham Girl Guides
1937 marshall

1937 Coronation Procession - Hazel & Joy Marshall
1910 coronation

1910 Coronation procession

1945 Victory Sunday

Pat Meads in a coach at Starr Garage at the coronation in 1952
unveiling the war memorial 1921
Unveiling the War Memorial in 1921
nw essex at old mead
North West Essex Mission Circuit Rally Old Mead Lane July 1915
group of unknown henham residents

group of unknown Henham ladies

Sign Unveiling
Members of the Parish Council watch the unveiling of the Plaque for the 'Best Kept Village 1980'

From the left: Martin Nicholson, Bob Smith, Bill Gunning, The Mayor, Don Dixon, Mr Glover our local councillor, Madeline Hesslop, Gladys Parkin, another local councillor and Elizabeth Pimblett. Inset: the press taking photos of the occasion.
VJ Day
August 15th 1945 - Victory Over Japan
1939pleasant cottage
1939 Pleasant Cottage - Margaret Mussell's birthday

Queen Elizabeth 2nd Coronation
1904Parsonage farm
above and below - July 1904 at Parsonage Farm. The wedding of Miss Alice Elizabeth Pimblett and Mr. Thomas Fairhurst. Next to the bride is her father William James Pimblett and her mother Ellen Elizabeth. Directly behind her father is her brother John (who became the father of our Betty and Jim Pimblett). William brought his family from Lancashire to Parsonage Farm at the turn of the century.
1904 alice wedding

1911 The Bury
14th June 1911 in The Bury. The wedding of Bertha Endersby and Frederick George Giblin of Woodford Green, butler at Newton Hall for The Hon. Gerald Gold.


Henham Fete