London: Willesden Hippodrome

Country: England, United Kingdom
City: London
Borough: London Borough of Brent
Location: Harlesden (near Willesden Junction), 161-163 High Street

Built by Frank Matcham. Opened Sep 1907 as "Willesden Empire Hippodrome Theatre", a music hall and variety theatre. 1908 renamed "Willesden Hippodrome Theatre". 1983 seats. 1927 rebuilding. 1928-1929 and 1930-1938 used as a cinema. Destroyed by bombs in August/September 1940. Remains demolished 1957. [1960, the office block "Harlesden House" was built on the site.]

Links: www.arthurlloyd.co.uk, CinemaTreasures, Wikidata

London: Willesden Hippodrome Front Text: "Hippodrome, Harlesden", inscription: "Willesden Hippodrome"
Publisher: J. V.; 73691
Type: Divided Back
Size: Classic
Sent: from Willesden to Bradford, 1918

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