Leamington Spa 1923: Warwickshire Sheet 33.11 (Old O.S. Maps of Warwickshire) - Barrie Trinder
Detailed map of Leamington; Warwickshire 33.11. Historical introduction by Barrie Trinder. This detailed map covers most of the town centre of Leamington, here...... more
Detailed map of Leamington; Warwickshire 33.11. Historical introduction by Barrie Trinder. This detailed map covers most of the town centre of Leamington, here fully named as Royal Leamington Spa, with coverage stretching from Russell Terrace and Spencer Street northward to Lillington Avenue, and from Oswald Road and Warwick New Road eastward to Campion Hills and Newbold Farm. The many features include Pump Room Gardens, Manor House Hotel, All Saints church, Jephson Gardens, River Leam, Regent Hotel, Newbold Comyn, Newbold Beeches, Royal Pump Room, Municipal Building, tramway, Avenue station (most of railway is on South map), Adelaide Bridge, Milverton, Christ Church, Holy Trinity church, Leamington College, Leamington Brewery, Beech Lawn Prep School, Leamington & Lillington Brick Works, and many well laid out streets, with individual houses neatly shown. On the reverse we include entries A-Gr from a list of private residents from a 1921 directory.
City of York and Clifton 1907: Yorkshire Sheet 174.06 (Old O.S. Maps of Yorkshire) - Alan Godfrey
Detailed map of York; Yorkshire sheet 174.06. Introduction by Alan Godfrey. This very busy map captures the heart of York in splendid detail. Most of the city...... more
Detailed map of York; Yorkshire sheet 174.06. Introduction by Alan Godfrey. This very busy map captures the heart of York in splendid detail. Most of the city centre is covered, with coverage stretching from Ouse Bridge and Foss Bridge northward to Haxby Road and Fountayne Street; and from Monkgate westward to Clifton and to Garnet Terrace. Features include the great Cathedral, Lendal Bridge, Museum Street, Micklegate, Parliament Street, Theatre Royal, St Cuthbert's church, Deanery, City Wall, Workhouse (right margin), Diocesan Training College, Bootham Park Asylum, St Peter's School, Clifton. York's narrow streets are shown in detail, with each house clearly delineated. Railway information includes most of the station, Old Station, Royal Station Hotel, engine shed (today's museum), and the many NER goods lines west of the station, with track layout shown (except under station roof). On the reverse are street directory entries for Bootham, Clifton Green, Hanover Street, Hungate, Leeman Road, Lowther Street, Minster Yard, Parliament Street, Pavement.
Advantages: Great location, lovely entrance areas Disadvantages: very shabby in bedrooms
.... Our one problem when we first arrived is that there is a hotel with a similar name. We tried to get in (it was locked) and even buzzed for the porter- too late we noticed the sign telling us that this was not the Royal Terrace Hotel.
We found our hotel a bit further down the street, and after parking the car, went in. I have to mention that a down side to this hotel is that it doesn?t have a car...
Advantages: large rooms, pleasant decor downstairs, most staff lovely, value for money, food Disadvantages: some rude staff, rooms needing refurbished
...coach trips to Blackpool. At the time of booking, we had no hotel choice as there was only one suitable room available within all of their hotels. My parents stayed at this hotel 2 weeks prior to our visit and thankfully all was well with it. We stayed at this hotel Monday - Friday (27th of Feb - 2nd March). This time of year is considered to be 'out of season'.
The Royal Seabank
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Advantages: great location, cheap, nice rooms, excellent food Disadvantages: no parking, quite dated
...Introduction to the hotel:
The Royal Albion Hotel was built in 1826 and is situated in a fantastic location opposite Brighton pier. It is a three star hotel and has 186 guest rooms offering views of Brighton beach or the town centre.
My experience of the hotel:
I spent one night in the hotel in January of this year and for a three star hotel I was quite impressed. I and my girlfriend booked...