Art Deco


Art Deco is a style that was fashionable in the 1920s and 1930s. It features strong shapes and bold colours; and draws on ancient Egyptian and Aztec designs.

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Seaton Carew Art Deco Seafront Architecture Hartlepool Bay Tees Valley North East

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The 'Ritz' Bingo & Social Club

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Rendezvous Cafe, Whitley Bay
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Rendezvous Cafe, Whitley Bay
- Overview Map Street View The iconic Art Deco style cafe at Duke's Walk by the North Promenade was built in June 1930 by Whitley Bay & District Council, and originally ...
Wills Building, Wallsend
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Wills Building, Wallsend
- Overview About The Wills' Building Map Street View The Wills Building is located off the Coast Road in Wallend, Newcastle. The distictive Art Deco building was built from 1946-50 as ...
The Ritz, Forest Hall
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The Ritz, Forest Hall
- Overview Map Street View The 'Ritz' Bingo & Social Club in Forest Hall was originally a cinema. The Ritz cinema, with 1,062 seats, opened on the 9th November 1936 with ...
1920s
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1920s
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1930s
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1930s
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068712:Essoldo cinema Westgate Road/Thornton Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1938

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Spark's Daylight Bakery, Stockton-on-Tees
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Spark's Daylight Bakery, Stockton-on-Tees
- Overview Map Street View Spark's Daylight Bakery on Bishopton Avenue in Stockton-on-Tees was built in 1938. The Art Deco style building by Kitching & Co. of Middlesbrough was built for Ralph ...
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1938 Sparks Daylight Bakery, Stockton

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Tyneside Cinema
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Tyneside Cinema
- Overview About the Tyneside Cinema Map Street View The Tyneside Cinema is an independent cinema located off Pilgrim Street in Newcastle. The cinema originally opened on the 1st of February 1937 and ...
People's Theatre, Heaton
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People's Theatre, Heaton
- Overview About the Prople's Theatre Map Street View 1959: "The unfailing support of the Tyneside audience for our choice of play encourages us to purchase the Lyric Cinema, Heaton. It ...
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House of Fraser, 37 Linthorpe Road, Middlesbrough
- Overview Map Street View The House of Fraser Department Store (37 Linthorpe Road) is located in Middlesbrough town centre on the corner of Newport Road and Linthorpe Road. Built in ...
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House of Fraser

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