A picture of the Church before and after the earthquake in 1884
Destruction on the Quay and elsewhere in Wivenhoe
By Peter Haining, Robert Hale Ltd, 1976, 219pp (Essex County Libraries E551.22)
By Peter Kay, Peter Kay, 2005, 28pp (Essex County Libraries E.WIV.55.22)
In 1884 Wivenhoe was rocked and shaken by the Essex earthquake which was felt as far afield as Middlesex, London and Suffolk.