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Alpha Villas are two properties situated on today's [[The Ridge]] on the southern side between [[Coghurst Road]] and [[Victoria Avenue]]<ref>Pike's 1923 Directory to Hastings & St. Leonards</ref>
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==Summary==
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Alpha Villas were two properties situated on today's [[The Ridge]] on the southern side between [[Coghurst Road]] and [[Victoria Avenue]]<ref>Pike's 1923 Directory to Hastings & St. Leonards</ref>. From modern mapping/streetview, it would appear that both have been replaced by modern housing forming number 37 [[The Ridge]]
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The Pikes 'Blue Book' street directory collector and representative for the years 1902-1923, [[Charles Mepham (1851-1923)|Charles Mepham]], lived at number 2 Alpha Villas<ref>{{BNA|0000293/19020405/082/0001}}</ref><ref>Pike's 1923 Directory</ref>, his occupation in 1911 being described as a 'Travelling Manager' and the postal address being given as 432 [[Old London Road]] (Old London Road extending further round into what is now [[The Ridge]] at the time)<ref>UK Census 1911</ref>.
 
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Latest revision as of 21:19, 18 July 2020

Alpha Villas
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AddressThe Ridge
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Summary[edit]

Alpha Villas were two properties situated on today's The Ridge on the southern side between Coghurst Road and Victoria Avenue[1]. From modern mapping/streetview, it would appear that both have been replaced by modern housing forming number 37 The Ridge

Trivia[edit]

The Pikes 'Blue Book' street directory collector and representative for the years 1902-1923, Charles Mepham, lived at number 2 Alpha Villas[2][3], his occupation in 1911 being described as a 'Travelling Manager' and the postal address being given as 432 Old London Road (Old London Road extending further round into what is now The Ridge at the time)[4].

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  1. Pike's 1923 Directory to Hastings & St. Leonards
  2. British Newspaper Archive Hastings & St. Leonards Observer 5 April 1902 Pg. 0001
  3. Pike's 1923 Directory
  4. UK Census 1911