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Grade L

Hippodrome Theatre

Knig Street, Wigan, Wigan

Listed Date: 00/00/0000
Part of Group:
At Risk: No

Description

The Hippodrome Theatre was designed by Owen & Ward, built for Mr J. Worswick and opened on 7th March 1904 . Refurbished and renovated in 1935. Heavily damaged by a fire in 1956, eventually demolished in 1959 and the land purchased by Lennons supermarket.

Further information available below:-

Link to cinematreasures - View

Extensive range of images, courtesy of wiganworld - View

Part of the King Street "Lost Buildings" project - Link 

Link to Arthur Lloyd description - View