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Pitsea coal merchant Jack Bonarius
Posted by Pat Young on 12/2/2013, 9:00 pm
I wonder if anyone recalls any stories they may have heard from their parents or grandparents about Jack Bonarius who was a coal merchant in Pitsea from 1924-1935? He committed suicide in 1935 in a bungalow which he was building in his spare time so I imagine that was probably the 'drama' of the year for that sleepy backwater.