The Lobster Smack Inn, Canvey Island as it is today.

The Lobster Smack Inn, Canvey Island as it is today.

Back row, my Dad's cousin Arthur and his friend Tommy Bott. Sitting are my auny Peggy and my uncle (dad's brother) Bert Wass. Southend on Sea late 1940s.

Back row, my Dad's cousin Arthur and his friend Tommy Bott. Sitting are my auny Peggy and my uncle (dad's brother) Bert Wass. Southend on Sea late

The small child is my father Ronald Wass. The family are hop picking in Kent. Abt 1928.

The small child is my father Ronald Wass. The family are hop picking in Kent.

On the right my grandfather Bert Wass when he was working as a caretaker at the Home Office.

On the right my grandfather Bert Wass when he was working as a caretaker at the Home Office.

My uncle Bert and his brother Ronnie, my dad. Abt 1930.

My uncle Bert and his brother Ronnie, my dad.

Bert and Ronnie Wass with their mum, Edith. Abt 1935.

Bert and Ronnie Wass with their mum, Edith.

Bill, Ellen and Charlie Waller. (I think.)

Bill, Ellen and Charlie Waller.

My gt grandmother Ellen Waller (nee Childs).

My gt grandmother Ellen Waller (nee Childs).

My gt aunt Agnes Waller stepping out with Harry Haynes. Location not know. 1930s I guess.

My gt aunt Agnes Waller stepping out with Harry Haynes. Location not know. I guess.

My dad, Ronnie Wass, taken on the fire escape where he worked at Studio Film Labs. Early 1950s I think.

My dad, Ronnie Wass, taken on the fire escape where he worked at Studio Film Labs. Early I think.

My mother Margaret with her father Horace Messer, Canvey Island 1930s.

My mother Margaret with her father Horace Messer, Canvey Island

My mother Margaret, my aunty Audrey and my grandmother Ivy Messer outside the Lobster Smack Inn at Canvey Island 1930s.

My mother Margaret, my aunty Audrey and my grandmother Ivy Messer outside the Lobster Smack Inn at Canvey Island

My mother Margaret, my aunty Audrey and their mother Ivy Messer plus dog "Timmy" at Canvey Island 1930s. (Also stern looking woman!)

My mother Margaret, my aunty Audrey and their mother Ivy Messer plus dog "Timmy" at Canvey Island (Also stern looking woman!

My gt uncle Harold Messer with his cousin Arthur who lost a leg WW1.

My gt uncle Harold Messer with his cousin Arthur who lost a leg

Jessie Nelson my gt grandmother when working as a housekeeper at Thicket Road, Sutton, Surrey. About 1935 I guess.

Jessie Nelson my gt grandmother when working as a housekeeper at Thicket Road, Sutton, Surrey. About 1935 I guess.

Ginny (?) with Jessie Nelson (my gt grandmother) and Ivy Messer my grandmother and my aunty Audrey. Canvey Island 1930s.

) with Jessie Nelson (my gt grandmother) and Ivy Messer my grandmother and my aunty Audrey.

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