Crown Liquor Saloon, Great Victoria Street, Belfast: the main bar

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RIBApix ref no RIBA28804
Architect/DesignerMcKinstry & Brown
Artist/PhotographerAnderson & McMeekin Photography
CountryUK: Northern Ireland
Subject Date1885
Image Date1982
Library ReferenceAP429/46
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit Architectural Press Archive / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This is one of the finest examples of a Victorian gin palace. It was purchased by the National Trust in 1978 after falling into disrepair during the 1960s. Its restoration by Robert McKinstry and Melvyn Brown was completed in 1982.

Subject tags

interior decoration, restoration, inns, public houses