The front of the George Hotel seen from the north-east with a man walking past the entrance

Date:
1930s
Location:
George Hotel, High Street, City Of Portsmouth
Reference:
CXP01/01/052
Type:
Photograph (Negative)
Not what you're looking for? Try a new search

Description

The George Hotel was the site at which Horatio Nelson spent his last hours before leaving for the battle of Trafalgar. The building was destroyed in an air raid in January 1941 and the site is now occupied by a block of flats named George Court.

Content

This is part of the Series: CXP01/01 Charles Prickett Collection: Series of negatives; within the Collection: CXP01 Charles Prickett Collection

Rights

© Historic England Archive

People & Organisations

Photographer: Prickett, Charles William

Keywords

Hotel, Coaching Inn