046979:Essoldo cinema High Street/Sunderland Road Gateshead Unknown 1949-50

  • Description

    Type : Lantern Slide Description : A photograph of the Essoldo cinema High Street/Sunderland Road Gateshead taken in 1949-1950. The Essoldo was built on a triangular site tapering towards the junction of the High Street and Sunderland Road. The main entrance was at the junction of the two roads.Theatres Collection : Local Studies Source of Information : The Essoldo opened as the King's Theatre on 9 October 1905. It was renamed the Empire in 1918 and was taken over by the Essoldo circuit in 1946. 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 : 046979
  • Owner

    Newcastle Libraries
  • Source

    Newcastle libraries (Flickr)
  • License

    What does this mean? Public Domain Mark
  • Further information

    Link: https://www.flickr.com/photos/39821974@N06/4081031469/
    Resource type: Image
    Last modified: 6 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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