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Victoria Music Hall (Newcastle upon Tyne)

  • Theatre ID
    1612
  • Built / Converted
    1861
  • Dates of use
    • 1861 - 1878
  • Current state
    Façade only
  • Current use
    Converted to other use (offices (estate agent at ground floor))
  • Address
    14 Grey Street, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne & Wear, England

Details

Opened in September 1861. Little more is at present known of this music (or concert) hall. The stone, classical two-bay façe is crowned by a dentil cornice, blocking and balustrade. The interior has not been investigated.


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  • Other names
    Victoria Rooms
  • Events
    • Owner/Management: Bagnall, Blakey & Bagnall, proprietors
    • 1861 - 1878 Use:
    • 1861 Design/Construction:
      • Unknown - Architect
    • 1869 Alteration: alterations and reseating
      • Unknown - Architect
    • 1875 Alteration: redecorated with new proscenium
      • T Moore (Sunderland) - Architect
  • Listings
    • Grade II

Of the period

Exterior of the former New Theatre & Opera House, Burton-on-Trent, 2003
New Theatre & Opera House (Hippodrome)
Burton-upon-Trent

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