Pub history and London

ALTHORNE directories

The Imperial Gazetteer of England & Wales...., by John Marius Wilson. circa 1866

ALTHORNE, a parish in Maldon distrct, Essex; near the river Crouch, 7 miles SE of Maldon r. station. It has a post-office under Maldon. Acres, 2,250. real property, £2,697. Pop., 386. Houses, 79. The property is sub-divided. Much of the land lies lower than the spring-tide mark, and is protected by embankments constructed by Dutchmen, whose descendants remain here. The living is a vicarage, united to the rectory of Cricksea, in the diocese of Rochester. The church is good. A fair is held on 5 June.

The War Memorial:

 

Althorne War Memorial

 

Inscription

 

Top

They were a wall unto us both by day and night

 

Bottom

Honour therefore those who died unto this end

 

 

E J W Aldous

J H Bourne

P G Burge

L O Burge

C L Chapman

J R Clarke

J Cole

C E Halls

W Harvey

W Low

F Monk

W Scrivener

C O Spencer-Smith

M Spencer-Smith

J Taylor

H Taylor

J E Twin

E Whiting

 

1939 – 1945

G F Gosling

F C A Sawyer

Transcribed by Noel Clark

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