Category Archives: Premises

Stebbings, Chapel Road

An earlier post of mine showed the details of the sale of land in Chapel Road in 1902. It seems Stebbings were not involved in acquiring any new land at that time, but they did purchase land on Chapel Road … Continue reading

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Plans for new quayside store 1898

The Essex Record Office hold plans from 1898 for new yacht stores to be built on the quay. The owner of the stores is Mrs Spencer Addison, and William Stebbings is entered as the designer and builder. The layout of … Continue reading

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Shipyard Spotlight

The Shipyard Spotlight was a paper produced during the second world war by the Admiralty. It reminded shipyard workers of the importance of their efforts and glorified ship production and success at sea, although it did report losses as well. … Continue reading

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Auction of land on Chapel Road, 1902

In February 1902, Ernest J. Gale issued a plan and description of property on Chapel Street (nowadays Chapel Road) and the High Street, for sale by auction. I need to do more research but Stebbings may have bought one or … Continue reading

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W.Stebbings & Sons, The Quay

Images from over the years of the Stebbings shed located on the quay.

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