Derived from a United States Library of Congress photomechanical print dated circa 1890-1900. Promenade Pier (right: built 1893, demolished 1927) stood opposite Burlington Hotel above Waterloo Crescent on Marine Parade (left). Body of World War I heroine, Nurse Edith Cavell landed at pier in 1919. Kent seaside pebble beach. History, Travel, Tourism, and Vacation.