Crown Liquor Saloon, Great Victoria Street, Belfast: close-up of the polychromatic tiled facade

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RIBApix ref no RIBA44839
Artist/PhotographerAnderson, Robert J.
CountryUK: Northern Ireland
Subject Date1885
Image Date1964
Library ReferenceAP429/40
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is an outstanding example of a Victorian gin palace. It was saved from delapidation by the National Trust which purchased it in 1978 and undertook a three-year renovation to restore it to its original Victorian state.

Subject tags

lettering, signs (<design>), columns, inns, public houses, decorative tiles