ABC Regal cinema, Lord Street at the corner of Wellington Street, Southport, Merseyside: the auditorium seen from the circle right

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RIBApix ref no RIBA59744
Architect/DesignerGlen, William Riddell (1884-1950)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
Subject Date1938
Image Date1938
StyleArt Deco
Library ReferenceMAL3347
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Called simply the ABC from 1962, this cinema closed in 1981. It was demolished in 1987 and a block of flats was built on the site.

Subject tags

balconies, interior decoration, cinemas, auditoria, seating, draperies, curtains