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A westerly view of Blackpool, 1784, showing the four original taverns -- a Sears Bros engraving

Left to right:

E Mr Bailey's Tavern, now the Butlin's Metropole
Mr Forshaw's Tavern, now the Clifton Arms Hotel
I Mr Hudson's Tavern, now Harry Ramsden's fish restaurant
K Mr Hull's Tavern, now Pricebusters
L Mr Boney's [sic] Wine House, now King Edward VII Hotel, Central Drive

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