Hastings & Rother Family History Society has no pecuniary interest in any of the websites included here and does not necessarily recommend anything offered or suggested by them. Similarly, any opinions or promotions presented at these sites are not necessarily endorsed by HRFHS.

All sites are offered in the interests of possible assistance to family history research. Most of these are accessible free of charge but those more commercial in nature are described as such

www.1066online.com   The Hastings Guide – full of past and present

www.ohps.org.uk/hastings-history-house  Hastings History House – Old Hastings Preservation society

www.dustydocs.com    Dusty Docs access to parish archives across the UK, providing free links to providers giving free information

www.eastbournefhs.org.uk Eastbourne, East Sussex Family History Society

www.kfhs.org.uk Kent Family History Society

www.sdfhs.org.uk Somerset & Dorset FHS

www.sfhg.org.uk Sussex Family History Group

www.ffhs.org.uk Federation of Family History Societies

www.thekeep.info Sussex Records Office, based in Brighton

www.nationalarchives.gov.uk – The UK National Archives, Kew, London (Access-to-Archives, A2A)

www.cwgc.org.uk Commonwealth War Graves Commission

www.forces-war-records.co.uk   War records

http://www.ww1rollofhonour.co.uk photographs of Hastings & Rother fallen in WWI – comprehensive gallery

www.freebmd.org.uk – free search of all UK birth, marriage and death records since 1837 and further access to “freecen” parish records and Genuki

www.discoverbexhill.com   Useful information on Bexhill past and present

www.bexhillhanoveriankgl.co.uk   Study Group of the King’s German Legion based Bexhill 1804-15

www.hastingspubhistory.com   comprehensive overview of Hastings’ ancestral drinking houses

www.hmag.org.uk   Hastings Museum & Art Gallery

www.ryemuseum.co.uk   Rye Castle Museum (Ypres Tower)

www.battlelocalhistory.com/battle-museum.html   Battle Museum, High Street, Battle

www.bexhillmuseum.co.uk   Bexhill Museum, Egerton Road, Bexhill

www.hastingsfish.co.uk    Hastings Fishermen’s Protection Society / Institute / Museum

www.eastsussex.org/villages  List of East Sussex villages

www.eastsussex.gov.uk     East Sussex services

www.hastingschronicle.net Timeline of Hastings history

http://www.heritagefamilyhistory.co.uk  access to Celia Heritage and useful handouts on a number research aspects

http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk  access to a huge resource of news reports BUT they charge – HOWEVER – it is available within Find My Past (if you are a subscriber to that site) or FREE at the local library