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Report - The Elysium Theatre - Swansea - 2015

Discussion in 'Theatres and Cinemas' started by Lenston, Aug 2, 2015.

  1. Lenston

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    A very impressive high fronted building at the top end of Swansea High Street just seconds away from the main line station. The Elysium Cinema opened on 11th April 1914 as a 900 seat single screen Cinema in a building which was partly used as the Dock Workers Hall.

    It was designed by the architectural firm Ward & Ward of the Strand, London. It closed as a cinema in 1960 and went over to use as a bingo hall, which had closed by 1994.

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    Thanks for looking​
     
    #1 Lenston, Aug 2, 2015
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  2. Camera Shy

    Camera Shy Old enough to know better
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    Nice, like that.
     
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  3. wellingtonian

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    Good stuff fella. Not bad nick that for Swansea eh............. :D
     
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  4. TranKmasT

    TranKmasT We're Earth explorers
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    Yes looks good. Just read speeds report from 2010. Looks like it ain't changed much. Pity rigsby's report from 08 has failed to keep up the payments to  imageshack. Would of been nice to compare.
     
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    host 28DL Regular User
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    Looking good, really well shot too.
     
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    GRONK 28DL Regular User
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    Nice one mate, well done.

    Loving that Space Invader machine.
     
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  7. Paradox

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    Nice that pal, some lovely shots :thumb
     
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  8. dweeb

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    Beautiful photos there.

    You should have gone through the little hatch into the working men's institute, just as much to see in there...
     
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    Bloody hell yes! I like that, well done.
     
  10. Will Knot

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    Pretty nice indeed that mister...spot on mate :thumb
     
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