Hastings: Hastings Pier

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Sussex
City: Hastings
Location: Hastings Pier (opposite White Rock)

Opened 1872. During various period of its history, the pier included various halls: Pier Pavilion (destroyed in 1917, rebuilt 1922, used as a drama theatre in the 1930s, now a nightclub), Pier Theatre (opened 1881?, rebuilt 1934, demolished 1951), and a bandstand. Used for music hall and variety performances. From the 1960s, also used for large rock concerts.

Links: Wikipedia, Theatres Trust

[Hastings: White Rock Theatre / Hastings Pier] Picture: foreground, left: White Rock Theatre, background, centre: Hastings Pier
Reverse Text: White Rock Pavilion and Pier, Hastings
Publisher: Shoesmith & Etheridge Ltd., Hastings
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Hastings to Canterbury, 1966

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