Thomas Ross (1810-1881)
Mayor of Hastings five times, and author of an 1835 guide book to Hastings & St Leonards. Ross would also appear to have been an artist, producing many of the illustrations for both his guides and other printed productions, many of which were produced at his premises of 6 Castle Street. Ross started out life at school in Winding Street, the school being one of the fore-runners of what would become Hastings Grammar School.
Marrying the daughter of a London builder in 1843 he had one son, Thomas.
Works stored on this wiki
- British Newspaper Archive Hastings & St. Leonards Observer 3 September 1881 Pg. 0005