Kings Road

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Kings Road
Other Names
Former name(s)Gensing Station Road
Landmarks
LandmarksWarrior Square Railway Station

Constructed as an approach road to Warrior Square Station, the buildings lining either side of the road being planned as residential but most were converted to commercial premises on the ground floor by the late 1860s[1]. Was renamed from Gensing Station Road in May of 1882[2]

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Kings Road businesses circa 1970
Name Street No From To
A. Fagg & Son 22 1969 1969
A. N. Armstrong 18 1969 1969
Bakers Oven 24 1969 1969
Bisson's Employment Agency 31 1969 1969
Bradfords Steam Laundry 4 1969 1969
Channel Fisheries 5 1969 1969
Club Happening 8 1969 1969
Daniel's Book Club 28 1912 1912
Eastmans 19 1969 1969
Family Health Store 21 1969 1969
Farm Fare 32 1969 1969
Golden Arrow 31 1969 1969
Harman & Ely 18 1969 1969
Hornbrooks 53 1934 1969
Kings Road Sorting Office
Lovibonds 23 1969 1969
Marlow 9 1969 1969
Photo Centre 28 1969 1969
Pierce & Holes 26 1969 1969
The Railway
Tip Top Bakeries 25 1969 1969
W. H. Brignall 5 1969 1969
Wilson & Sons 2 1927 2010
Wilson & Sons 3 1927 2010
Windmill Cafe 1a 1969 1969
Woolworths 10-11 1955 1969

References[edit]

  1. Leigh Kennedy
  2. Hastings & St Leonards Observer 06 May 1882 pg. 3