Blackpool Casino, Pleasure Beach, Blackpool: the snack bar foyer

RIBApix ref no RIBA52675
Architect/DesignerEmberton, Joseph (1889-1956)
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityBlackpool
Subject Date1939
Image Date1939
ViewInterior
StyleModern Movement
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceMaltby 31/ABN1 (MAL 4530)
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / 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

concrete, round buildings, entrance halls, entertainment buildings, cafeterias, casinos