blank.gifUnion Jack Flagblank.gifSt. George Cross flag blank.gifThe emblem for the county of Essex History Forum | Site Map   
Basildon History Online Share/Bookmark
blank.gif
      Add to Favourites
   
blank.gif
Langdon Hills
blank.gif
R.A.P. Company and other publishers.

R.A.P. Company from London, whose initials stood for Regal Art Publishing Co., produced many postcard views from around pre-new town Basildon. Two examples can be found on this page.

Other publishers offering postcard views of Langdon Hills can be found on this page as well as various postcards with no attributed publisher.

Langdon Hills.
Title Number Colour Publisher Date View Detail
Laindon from Horndon-on-the-Hill B/W c.1920sView looking across fields towards Langdon HillsPrinted card, no publisher credit.
View from Horndon, looking towards Langdon Hills Colour c.1930sSimiliar view to above.1942 postmarked example sent from Stanford-le-Hope.
First Hill, Laindon4B/W c.1920sH.E. Bebington's estate agent's office and the High Road bungalows. 
Red Cow Dry Street, Langdon Hills B/W c.1910sRed Cow public house. No signage on building or telegraph poles. Children posing for the photographer. 
Langdon Hills (St. Mary The Virgin)1B/W c.1920sSt. Mary's and All Saints.Portrait view. Real Photo Post Card.
Church Hill, Langdon Hills4B/W c.1920sSt. Mary's and All Saints from opposite side of the High Road.Real Photo Post Card.
St. Mary The Virgin, Langdon Hills4B/W c.1920sChurch Hill, man carrying a bucket, horse and trap with barrel.Later example unnumbered and title in different font. Real Photo Post Card.
Old Church, Langdon Hills10B/W c.1930sView from the churchyard of St. Mary & All Saint's church in Old Church Hill.Real Photo Post Card.
Old Church, Langdon Hills26B/W c.1930sClose view from the churchyard of St. Mary & All Saint's church.Portrait view. Real Photo Post Card.
Hood & Co. Ltd
The Old Church, Langdon Hills B/WHoodc.1910sView looking down Old Church Hill towards the St. Mary & All Saint's church.Portrait ¾ view, white space to right side. Verticle writing to left side of view: HOOD & CO LIM MIDDLESBRO "SANBRIDE".
Inside of Old Church, Langdon Hills B/WHoodc.1910sInterior view of St. Mary & All Saints.¾ view, white space to right side. Verticle writing to left side of view: "SANBRIDE" HOOD & CO LIM MIDDLESBRO.
The New Church, Langdon Hills B/WHoodc.1910sNorth west view of St. Mary's & All Saints.¾ view, white space to right side. Verticle writing to left side of view: "SANBRIDE" HOOD & CO LIM MIDDLESBRO.
L Series
 L-01B/W c.1950s Bottom right front of card has a white circle with a letter h inside.
 L-02B/W c.1950s See L-01 entry.
'FORTUNE Of WAR', LAINDONL-03B/W c.1950sParticial view of the roundabout with the Fortune of War public house in the background. Direction post in the centre of the island can be seen.See L-01 entry.
St. Mary's Church, Langdon HillsL-04B/W c.1950sChurch view partly obscured by trees. Bus stop can be seen.See L-01 entry.
 L-05B/W c.1950s See L-01 entry.
Crown Hotel, Langdon HillsL-06B/W c.1950sThe Crown public house, telephone box at the brow of the pathway down.See L-01 entry.
 L-07B/W c.1950s See L-01 entry.
 L-08B/W c.1950s See L-01 entry.
Wesley (sic) Heights, Langdon HillsL-09B/W c.1950sGrassy hillside with a seated girl with her back to the camera.See L-01 entry.
The R.A.P. Co. Ltd.
Crown Hotel, Langdon Hills12326B/WThe R.A.P. Co. Ltd. London. E.C.4.c.1950sView from Crown Meadow, Ind Coope & Allsop sign.Sepia tone, numbered 12326 in the square reserved for the postage stamp.
Laindon12326B/WThe R.A.P. Co. Ltd. London. E.C.4.c.1950sView from Crown Hill.Sepia tone, numbered 12326 in the square reserved for the postage stamp.
Unknown publisher.
Untitled B/W c.1900sRear of St. Mary & All Saints church, Old Church Hill, Langdon Hills.Standard size card with centered viewing area of 77 x 51mm. Carte Postale. LTD initials can be made out in the 'Stamp Here' space. Other examples from this unknown publisher are St. Peter's Church in Nevendon and All Saints Church, Vange.
Untitled B/W c.1930sAngled front view of Hillside, a property in High Road, Langdon Hills.Portrait view.
Lyndhurst, Laindon Hills, Essex B/WSherriff, Photo, Laindon.c.19163 small views of semi-detached High Road properties Lyndhurst and Sissinghurst. Sports Gardens caption to 1st view: two swing frames in rear garden. Centre view is the house. Fruit Gardens caption to 3rd view.21/08/1916 Romford postmark. Printed postcard, letters H.P.C. on rear of card.
Langdon Hills1158B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sPanoramic view.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
Langdon Hills1159B/WNo publishing details.c.1950s This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
High Road, Langdon Hills1160B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sHigh Road view looking north adjacent to Langdon Hills primary school.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
 1161B/WNo publishing details.c.1950s This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
St. Marys, Langdon Hills1162B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sHigh Road view of St. Mary's church with bus stop in the background.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
The Woods, Langdon Hills, Laindon1163B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sWoodland view somewhere in Langdon Hills.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
High Road, Langdon Hills, Laindon2464B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sHigh Road view.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
High Road, Langdon Hills, Laindon2491B/WNo publishing details.c.1950sHigh Road view.This is a real photograph. Printed in Great Britain.
Page added: 2008

Text written 2008.
Copyright © 2008, B. Cox - Basildon History Online. All rights reserved.
blank.gif
Contact: E-Mail
blank.gif
Back a Page Postcards Top of Page Homepage Next Page
© Basildon History Online Website - WWW.BASILDON.COM