Our range of Bygone Southend Placemats feature a selection of images from over 120 years of local history.
Each placemat in this set of 4 measures 25cmx19cm and features a long lasting high gloss image of Bygone Southend.
Extending 1.3 miles (2.1 km) into the Thames Estuary, Southend’s most famous landmark is the world’s longest pleasure pier. The Pier is a Grade II listed building, built in 1830 and continually improved and extended. In 1890 the first electric trains started running the length of the pier.