Daily Archive: Tuesday, November 13, 2012

When Rayleigh’s Population DOUBLED – And Rochford Children Were Taught In A “SLUM”

onlineFOCUS readers will know that we are concerned about overdevelopment in the years to come. But it’s still worth remembering when the population around here really soared – in the 1950s. In the fifties the population of Rayleigh Urban District (which was Rayleigh and Rawreth) doubled “This work is based on data provided through www.VisionofBritain.org.uk and uses historical material which…
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