This Months Events

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Events that happened in this month[edit]

The following list, whilst in no measure complete is a 'snapshot' of various events that occurred in Hastings during the current month.

Page NameDateDescriptionYear
Brett Volume 4: Chapter XLVI - Hastings 18515Lease agreed for Ecclesbourne Waterworks1851
Brett Volume 1: Chapter II - Hastings 1828-18297Seizure of 55 packages of contraband, a fishing boat, three men and two boys whilst smuggling1828
Brett Volume 1: Chapter II - Hastings 1828-18299135 round boxing match between Fred Whiteman and Mr. Neves1828
Baltimore Wreck161872
Fishermans Museum17Opening1956
Princess Elizabeth Visit181951
St Johns Church18Foundation Stone laid by HRH Princess Elizabeth1951
White Rock Pavilion19All Star Gala reopening following £1M refurbishment1985
Royal Victoria Hotel22Stay of Louis Phillipe post-French rebellion of 18481850
Swan Hotel23Bombing of the Swan Hotel1943
Albany Hotel23Destruction of Albany Hotel1943
Empire Day241916
Brett Volume 1: Chapter II - Hastings 1828-182926Grand Concert at Hare and Hounds1828
Customs House Raid 27 May 182727Robbery at Customs House1827