Essex: Floating back through the years

Dedication of equipment on Lifeboat at Harwich

Dedication of equipment on Lifeboat at Harwich - Credit: Archant

AT the EADT we have a vast archive of nostalgic images of major landmarks in Essex history. Looking back, we found this image of Colchester School showing a 50th anniversary tree planting in March 1980. We you at the event?

Colchester School 50th anniverasry Tree Planting

Colchester School 50th anniverasry Tree Planting - Credit: Archant

In our gallery, top right, we also have an image showing the dedication of equipment on the lifeboat at Harwich taken in March 1978. Do you remember the day?

Or were you part of the schools chess championships in Colchester in March 1978?

Maybe you were a competitor in the Lawford pram race in March 1978? Do you know who is in the picture?

The final image we discovered this week, shows some of the cast of a play at Holmewood House School, Colchester, in March 1978. Did you take to the stage?

To share your memories, email flashback@eadt.co.uk or to buy a copy of one of these photos select the myphotos24 link top left.

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