25 October 2019

The Conway By Peter ‘The Painter’ Blundell (1920-87) The painting is that of a merchant ship called Conway, but so…

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Object of the month – Romford Shutter Pull-down

23 October 2019

Romford Shutter Pull-down This object is a pull-down part of a security shutter most commonly used by shops as a…

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Havering Hoard

21 October 2019

The largest ever Bronze Age hoard in London has been discovered 21 October 2019 Havering Hoard: A Bronze Age Mystery…

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Ship’s Water Clock 1646

06 October 2019

We’ve had an enquiry come in from Australia regarding a ship’s water clock shown in the photos below. The inscription…

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PC Watt’s Memorial Plaque unveiled

24 September 2019

PC Joseph Watt, who suffered serious injury on 27th August, 1913, while stopping a runaway horse pulling a four-wheeled van…

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RAF Hornchurch

04 July 2019

Don’t miss an Amazing Digital Exhibition now on at Havering Museum…the story of RAF Hornchurch from 1915 to the present…

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Hop on board Daisy, the vintage Route Master for a day of discovery

03 July 2019

The Land of the Fanns in partnership with DiscoverME, invites intrepid explorers, history buffs and the plain curious to board…

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CHRIS “KES” COLE – 7th July 1936 – 18th May 2019

12 June 2019

We are sad to announce the loss of our former volunteer Chris “Kes” Cole who died on Saturday 18th May…

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