Grand Parade

From Historical Hastings
Grand Parade
Other Names
Former name(s)Adelaide Place
Seymour Place
Named AfterFormer Name - Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen (Dowager Queen of William IV)

The road near Adelaide House was originally known as Adelaide Place.[1]; being named for the Dowager Queen Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen - the widow of King William IV and aunt to Queen Victoria who had been advised to stay in St. Leonards on medical grounds.

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Name Street No From To
Adelaide House 23
C. Wyatt Hughes 18 1954 1954


Mintons China
F. Rossiter 9 1905
St Leonards Archway 1828 1895

References & Notes

  1. Hastings and St Leonards Observer - Saturday 23 April 1927