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Imperial Inn, 119 Queens Road, Hastings

At 80 St Andrews Road in 1871 census. Known to regulars as the Imp, this lively pub remains very much in business. Outside seating for smokers. ***

By 2014, this pub had been renamed Forbidden Fruit, but by 2016 it had closed. **

Imperial Inn, 119 Queens Road, Hastings - in July 2010

Imperial Inn, 119 Queens Road, Hastings - in July 2010

Kindly provided by Terry Huggins

Forbidden Fruit, 119 Queens Road, Hastings - in April 2014

Forbidden Fruit, 119 Queens Road, Hastings - in April 2014

Kindly provided by Stephen Harris

Hastings pub history index

Directory of Pubs in the UK, historical public houses, Taverns, Inns, Beer Houses and Hotels in Hastings, Sussex . The Hastings, Sussex listing uses information from census, Trade Directories and History to add licensees, bar staff, Lodgers and Visitors.

The following entries are in this format:

Year/Publican or other Resident/Relationship to Head and or Occupation/Age/Where Born/Source.

1871/William Hallaway/Inn Keeper/76/Catsfield, Sussex/Census ****
1871/Sarah Hallaway/Wife/67/Hurstpierpoint, Sussex/Census
1871/Faith Collins/Domestic Servant/20/Warbleton, Sussex/Census
1871/Harriet Harman/Visitor, Mariners Daughter/33/Rye, Sussex/Census

1878/James Watkins/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1881/James S Watkins/Inn Keeper/51/Barnes, Surrey/Census ****
1881/Phebe Watkins/Wife/40/Clapham, Surrey/Census
1881/Lucy Martha Watkins/Daughter/8/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1881/Florence A Watkins/Daughter/6/Hastings, Sussex/Census
1881/Charles Still/Servant/62/Patcham, Sussex/Census
1881/Charlotte Still/Servant/61/Hurstpierpoint, Sussex/Census

1890/Edwin A Hadden/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1899/Fredk Geo Watts/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1905/Horace S Row/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1911/Horace S Row/../../../Kelly’s Directory of Sussex **

1913/William Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1915/William Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1918/William Brown/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1930/Thos Wm Spanswick/../../../Post Office Directory ****

1938/Thos Wm Spanswick/../../../Post Office Directory ****


** Provided By Stephen Harris

**** Provided By Kevan


And Last updated on: Saturday, 16-Jul-2016 22:46:22 BST