Royal Air Force fast rescue boats and a Royal Navy motor torpedo boat flotilla operated from Creeksea during World War II.
Many variations of Creeksea are found in old documents including Cricksea, Crykseye and Crixsey.
Established in 1957, Creeksea Sailing Club has launching facilities on the River Crouch. The local public house is the Greyhound. There is a golf course in the village.
- "Burnham on Crouch Online". Archived from the original on 28 August 2008. https://web.archive.org/web/20080828194959/http://www.burnham.org.uk/creekseaplace.htm. Retrieved 9 November 2008.
- "Creeksea Sailing Club". http://www.creeksea.org.uk/. Retrieved 9 November 2008.
- "Creeksea Church at Burnham on Crouch Online". Archived from the original on 4 July 2009. https://web.archive.org/web/20090704065230/http://www.burnham.org.uk/creekseachurch.htm. Retrieved 9 November 2008.