New Coliseum Cinema, Whitley Bay

  • Description

    Information and a photograph of the pre-1919 Coliseim Theatre. "Located in the centre of Whitley Bay, Tyne & Wear. The Coliseum Theatre was opened in May 1910. It was extensively altered in 1919 when it was converted for cinema use, reopening as the New Coliseum Cinema. It was taken over by the Associated British Cinemas(ABC) chain on 23rd December 1929 and they made further alterations to the building...."
  • Owner

    Cinema Treasures
  • Source

    Local (Co-Curate)
  • License

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  • Further information

    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 5 years, 10 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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