The Burtons Memorial. West Hill Road, St. Leonards on Sea, East Sussex, UK, Construction period after 1837; photo taken 25/06/2019
James Burton (1761-1837) in 1828 started building a new seaside town at St Leonards on the Sussex coast just west of Hastings, based on his buildings in Regents Park, Bloomsbury, and other areas of London. His son Decimus Burton (1800-1881) the architect, in 1850 began a new phase of building at St Leonards on Sea, as well as building work in London and elsewhere.
Location: West Hill Road, St. Leonards on Sea, East Sussex, UK
Photographer: Richard Keith Wolff