Goldhanger related videos

a collection of local videos produced by a local historian and by others

most, but not all, are on YouTube

NOTE: due USA COPPA legislation, videos showing children, even when recorded 40 years ago or photographed 100 years ago...

could be deleted by YouTube, so alternates links are given for some of these, shown as:   Alt

created by a local historian - most recent added first...

 created by others>>

Osea Island historical collection>>

Millbeach and the Millbeach Hotel

a pictorial history

 using early postcards

from 1890 to 2020

www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Qtal6Y_Tzw

‘We’ll Meet Again’

played on St Peters Ellacombe Chimes

and recorded for the VE-75 weekend.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vg_YvjnJsJ4

Goldhanger’s Town Crier

recorded in advance for

the VE-75 weekend

during ‘lockdown’.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=DUIbtlWwINA

 

BBC Essex Quest visits Goldhanger

an audio recording made of a visit to The Square on Sunday 4th March 2018.

Some still photos are added to the video

www.youtube.com/watch?v=wap0qQGIMfw

 

The Ellacombe hymn tune

played on St Peters Ellacombe Chimes

and recorded for the VE-75 weekend.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=vR7N3Tg9xNA

Goldhanger 2012 Jubilee Celebrations

Video clips from this memorable

village event

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ms8VCSJiQ3Y

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The Chequers Inn, Goldhanger

A tour and brief history of The Chequers

the building, the public rooms

famous visitors, past landlords

TV and film appearances, etc.

https://youtu.be/Q-SfqWAA6a8

Goldhanger 1977 Jubilee Celebrations

Video clips from this memorable

 village event

www.youtube.com/watch?v=WA8rEHeLrCY

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Now & Then

a comparison between early postcards

and today’s village scenes

www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8pqgltXTxA

Zeppelins Busters over the Blackwater

In 1915 a "Flight Station" was built at Goldhanger close to the

 Blackwater Estuary

www.youtube.com/watch?v=3M50R2ZZdCc

a short history of St Peter’s Church

based on a tour around and in the building

https://youtu.be/y98RsENRwOI

Osea Island - images from the past

a pictoral history of Osea  - using postcards and historical documents of the early farm, the Charrington and

the HMS Osea periods

www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLU8GQqVkJ8

 

 

 

Goldhanger 2002 Jubilee Celebrations

Video clips from this memorable

 village event

www.youtube.com/watch?v=2moWP-aBPqM

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Ernest Mansfield

A YouTube “playlist” of 7 videos relating to Ernest Mansfield and his mining activities on Svalbard/Spitsbergen

www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PL10EQEprpI9Zq...

Beckingham Hall Gatehouse

a short history of this tudor structure

on the Goldhanger side of Tolleshunt Major

www.youtube.com/watch?v=7szuhTdAFqg

 

A "Method" on the Goldhanger

 Ellacombe Chimes

Demonstration of a "Method" on an Ellacombe Chimes. Produced as part of the Ellacombe Chimes support website

www.youtube.com/watch?v=uH6wFxg_JDk

Osea Island Reminiscences in 1981

...by Goldhanger residents

a 20 minute film made by Osea resident Andrew Gosling and shown on BBC1

not available it seems in the BBC archive

www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrfAh36oskw

Goldhanger residents from the past

Images of residents from photographs taken between 1890 and 1930

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ysFUBNEmhZU

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Ernest Mansfield

 Gold prospector extraordinaire

1862 – 1924. Gold prospector & author

 - a brief summary of his life

www.youtube.com/watch?v=AvCBGiwV2cI

Goldhanger Boys sing for the

Queen's 90th birthday

"Goldhanger Boys" performing patriotic songs in Goldhanger Village Hall in 2016

www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPm7iidKtSY

Setting up the Ellacombe Chimes

at Goldhanger

Produced as part of the

Ellacombe Chimes support website

www.youtube.com/watch?v=DCxgokNeBvY

Goldhanger Boys in 2013

Singing 1960 pop songs at a concert in

 the Village Hall

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Hqbpbqmn-Yc

 

Goldhanger postcard scenes

A tour around the village of Goldhanger using scenes from early postcards

www.youtube.com/watch?v=N70FnWMXGNU

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Goldhanger history

A 2014 introduction to the

Goldhanger history website

www.youtube.com/watch?v=4dKrrNyhDug

 

 

Flowers in the Churchyard

A dedication to Kathryn Edwards

 née Kathryn Evans in 2014

www.youtube.com/watch?v=8iXfO-_iSpY

 

 

created by others - not in order...

 

 

Goldhanger Village Hall

a promotional video developed by Jill Crooks

in 2018 for the Village Hall Improvement Project

www.youtube.com/watch?v=gOkc6AZKITg

Oysters Farm Goldhanger

Scenes of the oyster beds near Goldhanger

in 2013

www.youtube.com/watch?v=UiZGoE_xpVg

Drone flight over Goldhanger

passes over the Creek and the village

in 2018

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9RxcsQyeic4

Queens Diamond Jubilee Firework Display

Firework display in the Creek to celebrate the Queens Diamond Jubilee at Goldhanger

 in 2012. The video was produced by

Fireworks Crazy

vimeo.com/43570285

Plans to include Essex in a

new Coast Path Scheme

A report by ITV News presenter Victoria Lampard on these plans, recorded on the seawall and broadcast in April 2017

www.itv.com/news/anglia/2017-04-03...

The village of Salcott-cum-Virley

Eustace King, former Goldhanger undertaker, and resident of Salcott-cum-Virley, talks in 1975 about smuggling in the past.

www.eafa.org.uk/catalogue/694

Edith May “Bygones” with Jack Spitty

Landlord of The Chequers at Goldhanger and skipper of barge Edith May, he appeared in this Anglia TV programme in 1972

www.youtube.com/watch?v=97xZYArAYp0

Goldhanger

A drone’s view of the Creek in 2016, with clos-up passes over the wreck of the barge “Snowdrop”

www.youtube.com/watch?v=BosJhwMR09k

Goldhanger Creek, Heybridge, Essex

 by Skydronauts.uk

Drone views of the Creek in 2016

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Uw_ggKp83YU

Essex Pub lunch - The Chequers Inn

A walk from the Chequers, into the Church, down to the Creek and back in 2014

www.youtube.com/watch?v=m34DbC_Lbq0

Goldhanger, Essex, UK

Alan Heath took his motorhome to Goldhanger and toured the village in 2015. “Behind the church there are fine views of the Blackwater estuary

www.youtube.com/watch?v=iFpZDu0KSfc

Folly Faunts House

Drone views of the house and grounds,

and surrounding terrain captured in 2015

www.youtube.com/watch?v=3j1GR-TPLrU

A Walk in Goldhanger

LA based travel & gardening  writer and blogger, Kaye Kittrell and her friend “Fiona” visit “the ancient village of Goldhanger in Essex”. They walk on the seawall trail and visit the church -  in 2017

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZkKCPFt4YT0

Oyster Farm

More scenes of the oyster beds near Goldhanger in 2013

www.youtube.com/watch?v=QpFFhSf8biM

Wilkin & Sons project with Metzer (IL)

at Goldhanger

EU project to encourage  new technologies and prevent excess water usage. (2019)

www.youtube.com/watch?v=Kq9PzoFWVtA

 

Goldhanger village from a drone

with the Creek make in 2019

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9spQRTeZPV4

Goldhanger Creek

showing the wreck of the barge “Snowdrop”

made in 2019

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZX9ZoWPyGGY

Pumpkin Patch at Cobbs Farm

autumn 2019

www.youtube.com/watch?v=9b3L7x21Gng

Trying the bells on Goldhanger Gala day

visitors could have a go at bell ringing in 2018

www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHD6vMF0qyo

Teddy Bears parachuted

off St Peters Church tower

in an annual event

www.youtube.com/watch?v=nfCc5D0-vVY

 

Osea Island - historical collection...

Osea Island - images from the past

a pictoral history of Osea  - using postcards and historical documents of the early farm, the Charrington and

the HMS Osea periods

www.youtube.com/watch?v=XLU8GQqVkJ8

Secret Naval Base at a Secret Island

“World War one on the BBC”

amazing panoramic views

of HMS Osea

www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p02glfrh 

Home of the Coastal Motor Boat

Imperial War Museum video

www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/1060023109

WRNS at a coastal torpedo boat base

Imperial War Museum video

www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/1060023171

Boom Jumping Trials with CMB 11

Imperial War Museum video

www.iwm.org.uk/collections/item/object/1060023110

 

Osea Island for sale in 1977

a BBC television clip from that time

www.facebook.com/BBCArchive/397825580590478

Osea Island Reminiscences in 1981

...by Goldhanger residents

a 20 minute film made by Osea resident Andrew Gosling and shown on BBC1

not available it seems in the BBC archive

www.youtube.com/watch?v=IrfAh36oskw

The Causeway Retreat in2009

the ‘addiction treatment centre’

located on the island

from 2005 to 2010

www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjddkAIO2pQ

 

 

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