Central cinema, 63-65 High Street, Stourbridge, West Midlands: the canopied entrance

RIBApix ref no RIBA59682
Architect/DesignerWebb & Gray
Artist/PhotographerMaltby, John (1910-1980)
CountryUK: England
CityStourbridge
Subject Date1929
Image Date1937
ViewExterior
StyleArt Deco
MediumPhotoprint
Library ReferenceMAL2281
OrientationPortrait
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit John Maltby / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: Taken over by Odeon in 1937, this cinema was renamed as such in 1938. It closed in 1973 and was sold to Maple Macowards and used for shops and other commercial use. The building closed in 1990 and was demolished. Wilkinsons, a household store, opened on this site in 2000.

Subject tags

entrances, cinemas, lettering, signs (<design>), canopies