Blackpool: South Pier

Country: England, United Kingdom
Historic County: Lancashire
City: Blackpool
Location: Promenade

Pleasure pier, built 1892-1893 as "Victoria Pier". The pier featured the multi-purpose "Grand Pavilion" hall (Capacity: 3000 persons) and the "Regal Theatre" near the entrance. 1930 renamed "South Pier". Grand Pavilion damaged by fire in 1958, destroyed by fire in 1964 and subsequently replaced by a new theatre building.

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Blackpool: South Pier Front Text: "Archway and Victoria Pier, Blackpool Illuminations.", inscriptions: "Theatre" "West End Plays"
Publisher: Valentine's; 211585.JV
Type: Real Photo
Size: Classic
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Detail (Grand Pavilion):
Blackpool: South Pier

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