Tyne and Wear HER(15563): Newcastle, New Bridge Street, Oxford Galleries Dance Hall

  • Description

    "London architects Adamson and Kinns drew up plans in 1921 for a cinema on New Bridge Street. City Amusements was formed in April of that year and the proposed capital was £250,000. The chosen site was No. 49 New Bridge Street. John Dobson's house would need to be demolished. The picture hall was to be called the Oxford, with a dance hall, restaurant, billiard saloon and tea rooms. The plans survive in Tyne and Wear Archives...."
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    Local (Co-Curate)
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    What does this mean? Unknown license check permission to reuse
  • Further information

    Link: http://twsitelines.info/SMR/15563
    Resource type: Text/Website
    Added by: Simon Cotterill
    Last modified: 4 years, 9 months ago
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    Picture Taken: Unknown
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