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Theatre Royal Cinema, Ryde

A Theatre Royal in St. Thomas' Square has been on the spot since the 1700's, it was rebuilt in 1871.

In 1910 it started showing silent films at the same time as continuing as a live theatre.
Theatre Royal Ryde Programme
9 May 1959 Programme

The building was destroyed by fire in 1961. After being left as ruins for many years, they were demolished and a branch of the National Provincial Bank (2019 National Westminster Bank) was built on the site.

See also: Cinemas  -  Ryde  -  Theatres

Another resource:
    Cinema Treasures

(By : last updated - 19 Oct 2020)

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