Former Rio cinema, Sheerness Isle of Sheppey, Kent.

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colin haggart

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I took these photos in the late 1980s, two blocks of flats stand there now.

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Closed in the 1950s.

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robbie1003

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fantastic! know its not everybodys bag but the cars alone show the timescale in the photos.love artdeco stuff, found a fab house in that style myself not so many yearsago. shame its gone, very interesting time for design. cheers.
 

GhoulishGadgets

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Wow.. gutting... what a waste of an incredible building!

I started looking at the top pics thinking wow, amazing looking place, can't wait to see inside..etc...

then came the other pics, such a shame.

Thanks tho, great it's been captured in time...

Si
 

smiler

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Wow.. gutting... what a waste of an incredible building!

I started looking at the top pics thinking wow, amazing looking place, can't wait to see inside..etc...

then came the other pics, such a shame.

Thanks tho, great it's been captured in time...

Si

Yeah, that about sums it up for me as well, Damned Shame, that so many lovely old buildings have disappeared.
 

Cinema Dreamer

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A lovely building by the great architect George Coles. Have you any photos without the photobubket logo? It spoils pictures I feel.
 

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