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The interior of The Empire Theatre in Inverness

The interior of The Empire Theatre in Inverness

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LOCATION: Inverness
PERIOD: 1930s
OLD COUNTY/PARISH: INVERNESS:Inverness and Bona
CONTRIBUTOR: Highland Photographic Archive (IMAG)
COLLECTION NAME: David Whyte
CREATOR: David Whyte Studio
IMAGE CREATED: 23 September 1939
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The interior of the Empire Theatre on Academy Street in Inverness. The theatre originally opened as the Central Hall Picture House in 1912, but after the Theatre Royal on Bank Street burnt down, the picture house was redesigned in 1934 as the Empire Theatre. The building was designed by A. Ross & Son and was eventually demolished in 1971, after serving as the town's only concert hall for 40 years



IDENTIFIER: PAW24280B

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