Hastings in Old Pictures 28

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113 Hastings Bus in Wellington place, notice SEEB showrooms opposite. 1957.


Wishing Tree Road Hollington. 1905.


A well patronised beach at White Rock after the war. 1947. More or less very shortly after the war.


Albert Memorial. 1875.


All Saints Street. 1925.


All Saints Street. 1915.


An early hold to light postcard. 1903. This was achieved by cutting out the windows etc, and placing tissue paper behind to difuse the light when held up to the light.


Buchanan Hospital. 1920.


Carnival Queen. 1937. Probably the last carnival before the war.


Castle Street before being cut down by the new road out onto the seafront. Picture dates as of 1966. I know I have broken my rule about nothing after 1960 , but this must be remembered as it was!


Castle Street. 1914.


Cave Austin – Castle Street. 1930.


CDV card of 1885.


Chaple Park Road. 1915.


Croft Road and the narrow road way by St Clements Church. 1922. Nothing alters even today.


Ebenezer Road Hastings. 1910.


Elephants from Billy Smarts Circus walking along West Marina. 1954/5.


Eversfield Chest Hospital West Hill Road. 1910.


Eversfield Place and Grand Hotel. 1908.


Eversfield Place looking East. 1903. Originally a black and white picture hand tinted.


George Street – Old Town – Coronation Day 1912.


Grand Parade on a windy day. 1915.


Grosvenor Gardens with the Bo Peep Public House in the background. 1908.


Grosvenor Gardens, Golf Putting Green. 1910.


Grosvenor Gardens. 1905.


Grosvenor Gardens. 1906.


Grosvenor House Hotel – Grosvenor Gardens. 1935.


Harrow Arch Baldslow – St Leonards. 1920.


Hastings Day Trip Coaches Parked on the new promenade. 1936. Where’s the end???


Hastings Miniature Railway – The Stade. 1957.


High Street. 1902.


Holmhurst St Mary at Baldslow. 1918.


Horse Bus on White Rock Parade. 1910.


Junction of Crown Lane and All Saints Street, and Scrivens Buildings. May 1950.


Ker Joseph, on the corner of Church Road and De Cham Road. 1934. Today it has been converted into flats.


Ladies Paddling on White Rock Beach. 1907.


laying tram lines on London Road. 1905.


Lifeguard keeping a watchful eye on swimmers in rough seas, Carlisle Parade. March 1934.


Looking up London Road prior to the trams and overhead wire system. 1903.


Low tide on the beach at Rock a Nore . 1903.


Lower Parade and shelter at Marina. 1925.


Marina. 1917.


No 10. Eversfielid Place. 1930.


On the beach Eversfield Place. 1908.


Penfold Ironmongers – 70 George Street. c 1850 Later to become Butlers.


Pevensey Road. 1908.


Pleasure Boat on White Rock Beach. 1957.


Queens Hotel after the war in 1948, but now a large gap to the left where the Albany Hotel once stood prior to being bombed in the war.


Queens Hotel as it was in 1937.


Roller skating on St Leonards Pier. 1909. No she has not fallen on her rear end! Just sitting on a chair posing for the picture.


St Leonards Gardens. 1922.


St Mary Magdalen Church, corner of Church Road and Magdalen Road. 1908.


The beach at Carlisle Parade. 1920.


The beach huts at West St Leonards, Glyne Gap. 1932.


The east side of Warrior Square. 1916.


The Memorial prior to the trams. 1903.


The Promenade and Hastings pier. 1923.


The promenade at Warrior Square in 1952.


Warrior Square. 1905. Prior to Queen Victoria’s statue being built.


Warrior Square. 1936.


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