civil parish and reclaimed island in the Thames estuary in Essex, England
Canvey Island is on the south coast of Essex.
A130 from Chelmsford.
- 1 Castle Point Transport Museum, 105 Point Rd, SS8 7TD. April - Oct 1 and 3rd Sunday every month + all Sundays in August 10AM-6PM. Volunteer-run museum in an old bus depot built in 1934 housing 30 vintage buses and various lorries.
- 2 Dutch Cottage Museum, Canvey Road. Spring Bank Holiday - end Sept: Su 2:30PM-5PM, and some W. Built in 1618 by Dutch engineer who settled here to drain the land.
- 3 The Bay Museum, The Old Desaussing Station, Western Esplanade, SS8 0AY. Sundays and bank holidays 10AM-4PM.
- 4 Thorney Bay beach.
- The Oysterfleet Hotel,, Knightswick Rd, ☏ . Restaurant & bar.
|Routes through Canvey Island|
|Chelmsford ← Basildon ←||N S||→ END|
|Leigh-on-Sea ← Merges with ← South Benfleet ←||NE S||→ END|