View of Eastbourne, by Henry Nibbs

Historical Background

A view of Eastbourne showing bathing machines on the beach. Also shown is the Martello tower, one of a chain of defensive forts built along the coast from Seaford, East Sussex, to Aldeburgh, Suffolk between 1804-1812 when the country was at risk from French invasion during the Napoleonic wars

  • Date details


  • Institution

UK – Lewes – East Sussex Record Office

  • Original reference

 PDC 29-22

  • Period

Late Modern Period

  • Thematic

Tourism and culture



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