Blackpool: Palace Complex

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Lancashire
City: Blackpool
Location: 50-59 Promenade

Entertainment complex, opened 1899 as "The Alhambra". 1903 bought by the Blackpool Tower Company. Interior redesign by Frank Matcham. Reopened 1904 as "Palace Theatre". 1911 addition of a cinema. Demolished 1961 in favor of a department store.

Links: www.arthurlloyd.co.uk, CinemaTreasures, Theatres Trust, Wikipedia

[Blackpool: Palace Complex] Front Text: "The Palace", signs: "The Palace - Harry Lauder, Great Aerial Smiths"
Publisher: Bull, Austin & Co., London
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: to Ashbourne, 1918? [postmark hardly legible]

[Blackpool: Palace Complex] Front Text: "Blackpool Palace Theatre of Varieties"
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

[Blackpool: Palace Complex] Picture: Palace Picture Pavilion (?)
Front Text: "Ballroom"
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

[Blackpool: Palace Complex] Picture: Palace Picture Pavilion
Front Text: "Palace Picture Pavilion"
Publisher: Bull, Austin & Co., London
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Not sent.

[Blackpool: Palace Complex] Picture: Palace Ballroom
Front Text: "Interior Palace Ballroom, Blackpool"
Publisher: ?; 305
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
Not sent.

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