The Windmill, 23 Grange Road, Ramsgate, Kent

The Windmill, 23 Grange Road, Ramsgate, Kent
Photograph taken 1930s © Reproduced by permission of Historic England Archive ref: ts00110

"This valuable freehold building site for sale", reads the sign attached to the tile hanging of what appears to be the base of a tower windmill. Adverts for cigarettes, matches and Chiver's Jellies, amongst others, cover the site, much as hoardings still do today. And how did audiences at the Ramsgate Palace Theatre react to the forthcoming production of Noel Coward's risque play 'A Design for Living'?

Location

Kent Ramsgate

Period

1930s (1930 - 1938)

Tags

street advert leisure 1930s (1930 - 1938)