Blackpool Casino, Pleasure Beach, Blackpool: the external stair tower and main entrance nearing completion

RIBApix ref no RIBA24020
Architect/DesignerEmberton, Joseph (1889-1956)
Artist/PhotographerCracknell, Alfred
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1939
Image Date1939
StyleModern Movement
Library ReferenceAP Box 886 Emberton
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This circular building is carried on a concrete raft on which all columns rest and reinforced concrete was used for the structure of walls, floors and roof. The circle is divided into three zones: service, forming the hub, round which are grouped offices and recreational facitlities.

Subject tags

glass, concrete, round buildings, spiral stairs, construction sites, seaside architecture, scaffolding, recreation buildings, casinos