Blackpool: Tower Complex

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

Entertainment complex, built by Maxwell & Tuke. Opened 14 May 1894. The complex includes an observation tower (inspired by the Paris Eiffel Tower), an aquarium, a cafeteria, Tower Circus, the Tower Ballroom and roof gardens.

Tower Ballroom: Built 1899 by Frank Matcham. 1956 damaged by fire. Subsequently restored by Andrew Mazzei.

Links: www.theblackpooltower.com, arthurlloyd.co.uk, Theatres Trust, Wikipedia

Blackpool: Tower Complex Picture: Tower Ballroom
Reverse Text: "The Tower Ballroom, Blackpool"
Publisher: PT18786
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
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Blackpool: Tower Complex Picture: Tower Ballroom
Front Text: "The Tower Ballroom, Blackpool"
Publisher: Bramforth & Co., Holmfirth; BO15548L
Size: Modern
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Blackpool: Tower Complex Picture: white building with clock: Woolworth building, behind: Tower Complex with observation tower
Front Text: "Blackpool"
Reverse Text: "The Tower"
Publisher: E.T.W. Dennis & Sons, Scarborough; B015128L
Size: Modern
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