Earl to Present Original Town Plan to Skegness Council

The Earl of Scarbrough, who is Lord of the Manor of Skegness, has presented to the council plan, in colours, of the original layout of the resort in 1878.

The plan is to be framed and hung in the town hall.
1878 map plans

Source: Nottingham Evening Post – Wednesday 27 September 1944

Note: Though the original town plan may have been subsequently presented to the Skegness council,  it was auctioned off privately in 1999 and donated to the Skegness Library only a few months ago, where it remains to this day.

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