Skegness is currently underway (Feb 21) its name derives from Old Danish and Old English and possibly means Skeggi’s (referring to a person) and ‘ness’ meaning a headland or cape. The town began to grow into a resort in the late 19th century and continued to grow steadily in the 20th century, despite being heavily bombed during the Second World War.
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