054133:Interior of Paramount cinema Pilgrim Street Newcastle upon Tyne Unknown 1931

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    Type : Photograph Medium : Print-black-and-white Description : A view of the interior of the Paramount cinema Pilgrim Street Newcastle upon Tyne taken in 1931. The wrought iron balustrade of the circle lounge can be seen in the foreground. In the background a workman is sitting on scaffolding gilding the hanging light fitting. The paintings on the staircase walls can be seen in front of and behind the workman. The metalwork was made by the Heber Tower ironworks. The Paramount cinema opened in 1931 and its name was changed to the Odeon in 1940. The Odeon closed in 2002.Theatres Collection : Local Studies Printed Copy : If you would like a printed copy of this image please contact Newcastle Libraries http://www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt" >www.newcastle.gov.uk/tlt quoting Accession Number : 054133
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4085566260/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 7 years, 4 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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