What's in a Name and introduction

 Outline History

 The Geography

 The Canal

 The Village

 The People

 Muckers Island

 Commerce & Organisations

 The Regattas

 The Waterfront

 Everything Else

 Cannibal Island

 A 200 year History of the Essex Waterside Community

 Heybridge Basin

  1796 - 1996

'The Fish Pet'

 In the 'Fish Pet' lie the smack'Mystery' and the yacht 'Mona'. Rat Hall on Muckers Island behind to the left and the Jolly Sailor pub behind to the right, with the spars and masts of a barge and collier brigs in the Basin behind it.

 This site is regularly updated last update May 2019.