Feb 10th Building Of Wildfire

Feb 17th Queenborough Mace 1702 Book Extracts Of Ships.

Feb 24th 1891 Queenborough Pleasure Gardens Opened.

May 26th Whale In Medway.

Sep 22nd Edward Street Renamed Broadway.

1861 Oct 21st School Room To Let Alma Street,Apply G.S.Penney 48,

James Street.

1863 Jul 25th St.Mary Church Woolwich Marrriage Mr.Charles

William Neal Of S/Ness And Late Of Dr.Livingstone Expedition.

1863 Nov 14th Re The Start Of The Gas Company.

1863 Oct 10th Copperas Works Sold At Queenborough.

1863 Oct 17th Literary Institute Try To Get Charles Dickens Here.

1864 Aug 27th Half The Houses In Sheerness Are Now Connected To

The Water Main .

1864 Feb 27th Congregational Church Alma Road Is Now Completed.

1864 May 14th Mr.T Penney Inspector Hmd 88-8s-6d Pension.

1864 Oct 8th Mr.H.Penney Secretary Of Odd Fellows.

1865 Dec 23rd Description Of All Shops In Sheerness.

1865 Feb 18th Wife Of Edward Penney Ward Room Steward Formidable

- A Daughter.

1865 Feb 25th Pc Church Minster,Mr H Penney Shipwright

Hmd.Married Emily ,2nd Dau Of Mr.Adams. All Of Sheerness.

1865 Nov 18th See Also 25th Mr.H.Penney Reads "Penny Readings."

1865 Sep 16th Local Board Of Health ,Mr.T Penney Re Letter

Protesting Over The Water Charges.

1865 Sep 23rd 18th Inst.At Beach St. ,Death Of Eldest Dau.Of

Mr.Edward Penney Aged 2 Years Of Hms Formidable

1865 Sep 9th Mr.W.Penney Elected Sheerness Literary Institute.

Mr.W.& Mr.H Penney.

1866 Jan 20th United Ancient Order Of Druids Lodge No 385 Of


1868 Apr 18th Population Of Sheerness ,16,000.

1868 Aug 29th W & G Penney (Temperance) Also Sep 5th Cricket

Match Sheppey United.

1868 Aug 29th Church Farm Warden/Eastchurch Burnt Out.

1868 Jun 3rd Copperas Factory 1579 By Matthew Falconer

1868 Jun 20th Excusion To Sevenoaks -Manchester United Odd

Fellows,Contact H.Penney.

1868 Oct 24th Under 18's W.Penney Wins Prize For Singing.

1868 Oct 31st Two Sails Of Windmill Lost Sited Adjacent Catholic

Church.One In Sea.

1868 Sep 5th Fire At Old Hook Farm Eastchurch

1868 Sep 26th Sheerness Literary Institute W.Penney Committee


1868 Sep 26th Fire At Garretts Farm.

1869 Apr 10th Description Of Sheerness.

1869 Dec 1st A Cottage Hospital Proposed For Sheerness

1869 Dec 4th 22nd K.A.V. Resign Due To Insult.

1869 Dec 4th Thistle Sunk .List Of Subscribers To Fund.

1869 Dec 4th Farewell Dinner To Kent Rifle Vol. Penney Of

Eastchurch ( Probably.Thomas)

1869 Feb 13th Public Health Of Sheerness,Death % Etc.

1869 Jan 23rd Churches, Public Offices,

1869 Jan 23rd Trade Register Of Sheerness.

1869 Mar 13th Gossip About Old Sheerness.No.1

1869 Mar 27th Details Of Ships Etc Mutiny Of The Nore.

1869 Oct 16th Fire At East End Lane -Paynes Farm.

1869 Sep 25th Re Riggs Views Of Sheerness.(15)

1870 Apr 16th Fire At Two Wooden Housesat Jun.Of Two Roads To

Eastchurch.A Noted Gin House And Rond.Of Smugglers,Just Past Mill

Hill.C 1870 Aug 6th Battledore Game ,Mrs. Penney Played.

1870 Aug 13th Kent Arch.Society Tour And History Of Sheppey.

1870 Dec Education Act In Sheerness.

1870 Dec 17th Launch Of Hms.Lively ,Mr.H.T.Penney Foreman Of The


1870 Feb 19th Birth 15th Inst. At 7. Herbert Terrace Wife Of

Mr.Penney A Daughter.

1870 Jul 16th Opening Of St.Pauls Church .

1870 Jun 11th Death Of Edward James Penney Only Son Of Edward

James Penney Aged Two Years At Westminster.

1870 Jun 18th Kingsboro'court Leet On Whit Monday Under Court

Tree.Foreman And 12 Jurors Appointed For Ensuing Year + High

Constable. 1870 Jun 25th On 23rd Inst At Westminster Son Born To

Edward James Penney.

1870 Jun 25th Landslip Near Minster Re Warden Church.

1870 Mar 20th H.T.Penney Inspector Of Shipwrights 2nd Class To Be

Acting Foreman,In Sheerness

1870 May 28th Cricket For Hmd.Apprentices Mr.W.Penney.

1870 May 7th Sheppey Bus Service- Sheerness To Eastchurch.

1870 Nov 12th "Penney Readings Mr.G.Penney.

1870 Sep 24th List Of Pubs In Sheerness See Also Oct 1st.

1871 Aug 26th Populatioin Of Sheerness.

1871 Feb 11th Rateable Value 24,105.

1871 Feb 4th 15,000 People In Sheerness In Letter Re New Fire


1871 Jan 21st Mr.G Penney Temperance Society.

1871 Jul 8th 1089 Installation Thursday.

1871 Jul 15th Death Of Uriah Dickens ,Expenses Born By Adams


1871 Jun 17th List Of Barges In Race.

1871 Jun 17th Elmley All About.

1871 Jun 24th History Of Sheerness-Shire-Nasse, Garrison Point.

1871 May 13th Inquest On A Jury-F.R.Penney.

1871 May 20th First Ever Photograph In The Paper???

1872 Feb 3rd R.H.Penney Andw,H.Penney Shipwrights Complete


1873 Apr 12th Minster Fair Possibly Due To Serious Riots Between


1873 Apr 24th Mr.W Penney Re Cricket Match.

1873 Apr 24th Mr.J.Penney Collector Uninion Funds.

1873 Aug 16th Sheerness To Be Called Crimea?.

1873 Dec 22nd List Of Subscribers To Maidstone

Hospital,W.H.Penney Gives 4/- And G.S.Penney Gives 5/8d.Both

Shipwrights. 1873 Jul 9th At Eastchurch Mr.George

W Penney Married Minnie The Eldest Dau. Of Mr.Morris

Fitzgerald(All Of S/Ness) 1873 Jun 14th

Desciption Of Sheppey Cliffs,Medway Barge Race,Name Of Ship Etc.

1873 Jun 28th Sheppey Cliffs.

1873 Mar 1st J.Penney Re First Agm. At The Victoria Club.

1873 Nov 22nd Old Election Report Of Queenborough.

1873 Nov 29th Re Good Templars,Mr.W.H.Penney Conductor Of The


1873 Sep 6th Tour Of Sheerness.

1873 Sep 13th Sheerness Named Sheerness-On-Sea.?

1873 Sep 13th New Church At Leysdown.

1874 May,June,July Etc.,Description Of Sheerness (Not

Very Good.).

1874 Apr 11th Re Lord Of The Manor Of Minsterchas Polson.-Short


1874 Apr 25th Interesting Talk On Sea Walks Of Sheppey,Incl Roman

Times-Tremmode (Kings ) Ferry.

1874 Aug 1st State Of Building Progress In Sheerness.

1874 Aug 15th Birth At Kobe,Japan,Daughter To George John

Penney,Late Of Sheerness.

1874 Aug 15th Birth At Kobe ,Japan,Mr.George John Penney Late Of

Sheerness ,A Daughter.

1874 Aug 22nd Pottery Find On The Cliffs, Very Old.

1874 Jan 24th Re Warden Church. Mr.H.N.Penney Member Of Local

Board Of Health.

1874 Jul 500 Each To Rmib,&G.By Mr.Cliff.

1874 Jul 18th Ashford Annual?

1874 Jul 18th On The 11th Inst.In High Street,Wife Of

Mr.F.Penney,Butcher, A Son.

1874 Jul 25th Notice To Build School At Harty.

1874 Jun 6th Prov.Grand Lodge Of Kent ,Sevenoaks.

1874 Jun 20th Prov.Grand Lodge Of Kent ,Sevenoaks.

1874 Mar 21st Death Of Thomas Penney Leading Man Of

Shipwrights,Aged 77 Years.

1874 Mar 21st Death Of Mr.Thomas Penney Late L.M.Of

Shipwrights,At Rose Street,Aged 77.

1874 May 2nd Schools In Sheerness.

1874 May 9th Walter John Penney Director Of Co-Op In Court Case.

1874 May 16th R.M.I.G. (Staffs.)

1874 May 30th Consecration Of Leysdown Church.

1874 May 30th Consecration Of Leysdown Church.

1874 Nov 7th Re Building Esplanade.

1874 Nov 7th Proposed Esplanade.

1874 Nov 17th Re Banks Finds Three Boys Workhouse,Home.

1874 Nov 22nd History Of The Sheerness Pier.

1874 Nov 25th List Of Subscibers To Leysdown Church.

1874 Nov 25th History Of Harty.

1874 Oct 3rd Good Description Of Warden.

1874 Oct 3rd Number Of En Employed In The Hmd In 1729.

1874 Oct 10th Death On 5th Inst.At The Official Res.Of Her Son

George Penney,Mary Ann Relict Of Late George Aged 62,4 Naval

Terr.Chath 1874 Oct 10th Masons And R.C.'S.

1874 Oct 10th Good Description Of Leysdown

1874 Oct 17th Last Combat By Duel In England (At Harty?).

1874 Oct 17th Very Very Very Good Description Of Harty.

1874 Oct 24th Re Mr.A Penney.

1874 Oct 31st Very Good Account Of Re-Opening Queenborough Castle


1874 Oct 31st In 1723 Sheerness Had Three Streets.

1874 Oct 31st Re Mr.T Penney.

1874 Sep 5th Roman Remains Found At Warden.

1874 Sep 5th Warden Cliffs ,Roman Remains.

1874 Sep 5th Roman Reains On Cliffsmidway Between Hensbrook And

Barrow Brook Near Drapers Farm.3ft Deep.Adj Swanley Farm.

1874 Sep 5th Letter From Gm Re Resigning,See Also Sep 12th.

1874 Sep 5th Gm Of Greece Laid Foundation Stone Of New Porch To

Sevenoaks Church,Mallet Used Also Used On St.Pauls Cathedral In

1675. 1874 Sep 12th History Of Minster Cliffs.

1874 Sep 12th History Of Minster Abbey.

1874 Sep 12th Mr.F Penney High Street,Mile Town.

1874 Sep 19th Regatta And Long List Of Names.

1874 Sep 19th Long List Of Sheppey People.

1874 Sep 19th Description Of Sheerness And Warden Church.

1874 Sep 26th De Shurland Hotel,Broadway Marine Town.

1874 Sep 26th Royal Family +.

1874 Sep 26th Mr.E.Penney J.D. 1089.

1874 Sep 26th Drapers Point Roman Pottery Found,Extreme Corner Of

Cliff Seen From Sheerness.

1875 Aug 7th Old Sheppey No.1 Very Very Good.

1875 Aug 21st Re New Bridge,Moat?.

1875 Feb Number Of People Visited Sheerness By Boat.


1875 Jan 16th Rateable Value Of All Pubs ,All Listed.

1875 Jan 30th Re The Oldest Drawing Of Queenborough Castle.See

Also Feb 6th.

1875 Jul 17th Death Of W.Bro.Townsend.

1875 Jul 24th New Route Sheerness/Flushing.

1875 Jun 3rd Beach Keeper Required.

1875 Jun 12th Out With The Arch.Soc. And Geologists.

1875 Jun 26th Prosecution For Not Sending Children To School.

1875 Jun 26th Mr.W.H.Penney Of Sheerness To Be Writer In

Storehouse Dept..

1875 Mar 13th Short History Of The Co-Op, Started 1816 But Not

Enrolled Until 1862.

1875 Nov 6th Birth At 66 High Street Blue Town,Wife Of

Mr.E.J.Penney A Son.

1875 Oct 2nd Path Of Ships Around Kent,Sheppey From Roman Times.

1875 Sep 4th Cutting Of Mill Hill Road.

1875 Sep 25th Complaint Re Warden Church.

1876 Aug 12th Description Of Minster Abbey.

1876 Dec 9th List Of People Re Fund.

1876 Dec 9th Old Papers Of Sheppey Esp.Queenborough Castle Sale


1876 Feb 26th H.Penney On The Local Board Of Health.

1876 Feb 26th Mr.F.R. Penney At Inquest.

1876 Jun 20th Fossils On Beach.

1876 May 20th Description Of New Well,200 Ft. And Tunnel At

Bottom 5x4 Ft. Then 150 Ft.Deep.

1876 Nov P.G.L. Of M.M.M.

1876 Nov 30th Old Poem Re Queenborough.

1876 Sep 2nd Gainsborough Painting In Minster Abbey.

1876 Sep 16th Balance Sheet Of Rates.

1877 Jan 13th Geographical Formation Of Sheerness.

1879 Sep 13th Chesapeak Figurehead +Old Sheerness.

1880 Apr 17th E.J.Penney Born A Son.

1880 Aug 28th Minster Abbey Repairs And Finds.

1880 Feb 28th Restoration Of Minster Abbey Church+ A Short


1880 Jul 3rd Abbey Church Repairs See Also Previous Week.

1880 Jul 17th E.J.Penney Steward On Hms. Duncan-An Accident.

1880 Jul 17th Rates Account.

1880 Jul 31st. E.J.Penney (Snr.) Died.

1880 Jun 12th Restoration And Opening Of Harty Church.

1880 Jun 26th Outing On Sheppey Cliffs.

1880 Nov 6th Finds In The Abbey Grounds.Exploration.

1880 Nov 13th Order Of Merit Dockyard School W.Penney.

1900 Jul 21st Queenborough Pier -Terrible Fire.

1904 Feb 13th History Of Minster Abbey Stared 675ad. (3 Paras.)

1904 Jan 23rd Very Good Description Of Eastchurch Church (3


1904 Nov 5th The Swale Bridge (3 Paras ).

1904 Oct 22nd Nature Rambles In Minster. (2 Paras)

1911 Dec 23rd Legends Of Sheerness ( 4 Paras. )

1911 Nov 4th Old Eastchurch Church Very Good. +Shurland Very

Good, Very Good In December.

1911 Oct 14th First Well Dug By Engineers 1782 .Sheerness Of 1862

+ Sketch.

1913 Dec 13th Old Court Leet Tree And Minster Abbey Well Both

Gone Now.

1916 Apr 8th Account Of All Zepplin Raids.

1916 Jan 1st 1915 Dockyard And History Of.

1916 Jul 8th Death Of Mrs Jacobs Old Account Of Sheerness Incl.

"Monks Fire "

1916 May 27th List Of Men Lost In The Princess Irene.

1917 Apr 14th Death Of Horace Short (3 Paras)

1918 Dec 21st Old Sheerness By Abe Jacobs.

1918 Nov 6th Street Names Of Sheppey.

1918 Oct 26th Street Names Of Sheppey.

1919 Apr 12th Well At The Brewery Tap.

1919 Apr 19th Our First Well One Long Para.

1919 Aug 16th Queenborough Castle.

1919 Mar 15th Old Well At Queenborough Castle.

1919 May 24th Well For Dockyard Works.Abe Jacobs Very Very Good.

1921 Jun 25th Dead Mans Island + Quarantine Hospital.

1922 Jun 10th And Before Is The History Of Trhe "Jacob " Family.

1923 Dec 29th Eastchurch 1874 (Whole Page.)

1923 Jan 6th History Of Kings Ferry Bridge.

1923 Jan 13th Queenborough Fair.

1923 Jul 17th Sheerness Fair.

1923 Jul 21st Minster Fair.

1923 Jul 28th Heads Fire Bluetown Court.

1923 May 12th Mutiny Of The Nore. (Another!)

1923 Sep 15th Blue Town.1827.

1923 Sep 15th Very Bad Fire In Sheerness -1 Page. +List Of Large

Fires Since 1827.

1925 Bethel 200 Years Old And All Re Shrubsole. (3


1926 1814 Poem On Scapsgate Re Man Found.

1926 Nov 20th "Old"Sheerness Wells.

1926 Oct 2nd Sheerness In 1807.

1927 Sep 24th Old Bones Found (Still There) Minster Abbey Gate.

1928 Nov 8th Skulls Found In Queens Road.

1929 Oct 10th Sheppey Not Always An Island.

1929 Sep 21st +14th Sept. Eagle Seen At Warden.

1930 Aug 7th Copperas Factory At Queenborough.

1930 Mar 27th End Of The Workhouse.+20th.

1930 Nov 13th Gliding Club Formed.+Nov 27th.

1931 Apr 2nd Photo Of Halfway Houses.

1931 Apr 9th Photo Of Garrison Point.

1931 Apr 16th Photo Of Queenborough High Street.

1931 Apr 23rd Minster Village.

1931 Apr 30th Photo Of Marine Parade.

1931 Aug 27th Figure Heads History+Dec10th.+Dec21st.

1931 Dec 17th Woolich Dockyard ,The First One,1512?.

1931 Dec 31st Canal Bank Origin.

1931 Feb 19th Photo Of Warden Church.

1931 Feb 19th Photo Of Sheerness Generally.

1931 Jan 22nd Photo Of Marine .

1931 Jan 29th Photo Of Alma Road In 1865.

1931 Mar 5th Photo Of Hippodrome In 1860.

1931 Mar 19th Photo Of Dockyard And Wooden Ships.

1931 Mar 26th Isolation Hospital In Stickfast Lane. (Elm Lane ).

1931 Mar 26th Photo Of Salem Chapel.

1931 May 7th Photo Of Harbour And Pier.

1931 May 14th Photo Of Gun Wharf -Garrison.

1931 May 21st Photo Of Fort.

1931 May 28th Photo Of Sea Front,Trinity Rd,Halfway Houses,Ship-

On-Shore(Late 60's)Shurland Hall,(Good)Queenborough Etc.Etc.

1931 Nov 12th Visit Of George Iii .Hms Victory -Details.

1931 Nov 19th Sheppey Legend.

1931 Nov 19th Hms.Cornwallis History.

1931 Nov 19th Origin Of Banks Town.

1931 Nov 26th Living On The Hulks Approx.1740.

1931 Sep 4th +Nov 5th.Start Of Salvation Army 1879.

1931 Sep 31st Figure Head Of Hms.North Star + Photos.

1932 Feb 11th Re Windmills -3 In Sheppey.

1932 Jan 14th Canal Cut In 1840?.

1932 Nov 24th Old Sheerness.

1932 Oct 6th Hms. Cornwallis Re Life Of.

1932 Oct 20th + 27th ,Old Sheerness Incl.Wells.

1932 Sep 29th 4 Or 5 Mills In Sheppey.

1932 Sep 29th Nelsons Naval Career In Sheerness,( 3 Paras.).

1933 Apr 5th Gravestone At Love Lane.

1933 Apr 19th Origin Of Lethbridge Nursing .

1933 Apr 29th Sidney Barnard Rn Tomb On Dead Mans Island.

1933 Aug 31st Cotterels,Burial Mounds,Accident On Firing

Range,Nelson Slept Here.

1933 Dec 13th Bones Found ,Convicts Garden,"Klondyke".

1933 Jul 1st Sheerness.

1933 Jul 8th De Shurland Family (3 Paras)

1933 Jul 22nd Sheerness Directory.(Cont.)

1933 Jun 3rd 1843 Elmley Church.

1933 Jun 7th Large Turtle Washed Up .

1933 Jun 10th 1843 Minster Parish.

1933 Jun 14th Sheppey In 1794.

1933 Jun 17th Leysdown Re Elephant Tusks.

1933 Jun 24th Queenborough + Castle + ....

1933 Jun 28th First Postmaster Of Sheppey.

1933 May 10th Cockle Boys And Rhymes.

1933 May 27th 1843 Sheppey Directory.

1933 Nov 23rd Minster Farms Owners.

1933 Oct 5th Sheppey Must Amagamate.

1933 Oct 5th Last Sailing Ship To Leave Sheerness.

1933 Oct 19th Traffic Lights For Sheerness.

1933 Sep 20th Round Sheerness -Hike For One Day.

1934 Toll Gate 143 High Street Sheerness,Flour Mill-Fire

Holborn Villa 1862.

1934 Mar 15th W.G.Grace Scored 111.Bat Presented To Eastchurch

Cricket Club.From 1901 April 27th.

1934 Mar 29th W.G.Grace's Cricket Bat.

1935 Apr 4th Bluetown Fire 1827 ,Plenty On Keddell ,Sheppey


1935 Apr 18th Old Map Of Sheppey Queen Elizabeth.

1935 Aug 20th Re Laying Of The Foundation Stone Of Trinity


1935 Dec 26th Big Fire In Sheerness.,Three Mills.

1935 Feb 7th Barnarby And Reed .

1935 Feb 14th Swale Frozen Over In 1776.

1935 Jan 10th Large Pencil Sketch Of Warden Church 1874.

1935 Jul 4th Sheppey Court History.+ 18th.

1935 Oct 17th Cutting Through Mill Hill.

1935 Sep 5th Pier Centenary,And Photo Of 1835?.

1939 1776 Flood And Ice And Names.

1939 Jul 6th Water Pumps Breakdown 1889.

1939 Mar 2nd Brewery Tap Waterworks.

1939 Mar 9th Wg.Grace Cricket Bat.

1939 May 25th Names Of Old Sheppey Farms.

1939 Oct 13th St.George Road -Fire 1862 ++.

1974 Nov 28th List Of Subscibers To Leysdown Church.

1974 Nov 28th No.1 History Of Harty (Very Good.).