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Green’s Temperance Hotel Advert

GREEN’S TEMPERANCE HOTEL and COFFEE HOUSE, SKEGNESS. WILLIAM GREEN most respectfully informs the friends of Temperance and a liberal public, that he has opened his house as a Temperance Hotel and Coffee House, where Sea-bathers and other Visitors may be accommodated in a comfortable and economical manner.—Breakfasts, Dinners, Teas, and other refreshments. Tea, Coffee, Lemonade,…

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Tenders Invited for Building Lumley Hotel

This old advert inviting tenders for the building of the Lumley Hotel in Skegness, is evidence that the hotel was built after November 1878. Source: Lincolnshire Chronicle – Friday 15 November 1878 (It will be noted that the architect for both the Lumley Hotel and Frederica Terrace, built around the same time, was James Whitton.) Early…

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Lifeboat Launch Recalled

Anything and everything in connection with the local lifeboat service invariably commands the interest of Skegness people and visitors to the resort, and our reproduction of a picture taken nearly 40 years ago will doubtless revive many memories among the older class of residents as well as proving of general interest. The photograph of the…