Dreamland, Margate, Kent: the entrance corridor

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RIBApix ref no RIBA58625
Architect/DesignerIles Leathart & Granger
Artist/PhotographerSunbeam Photo Ltd.
CountryUK: England
CityMargate
Subject Date1935
Image Date1935
ViewInterior
StyleArt Deco
MediumPhotoprint
Library Reference5405/5
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Black and white
Credit RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: 'Dreamland' was built as part of an amusement park for Margate Estates Co. Ltd. The original Dreamland Park was substantially destroyed by fire in 1932 and the opportunity was taken to extend and modernize the facilities to the designs of Leathart & Granger with interiors by Illes, and was completed in 1935.

Subject tags

cinemas, seaside architecture, entertainment buildings