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.


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


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