NS4864 : Former Glen Cinema

taken 5 years ago, near to Paisley, Renfrewshire, Great Britain

Former Glen Cinema
Former Glen Cinema
The building in the background was the Glen Cinema, which was the site of Scotlands worst cinema distaster, when 71 children died on Hogmanay 1929 as the result of a stamped when a fire was discovered. The Gauze Street side of The Piazza shopping centre is on the right.

Here is a LinkExternal link to a site with more information about the building, including recent interior photographs.

The building is Category B Listed LinkExternal link .
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Date Taken
Monday, 8 July, 2013   (more nearby)
Thursday, 26 September, 2013
Geographical Context
Historic sites and artefacts  City, Town centre 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4840 6405 [10m precision]
WGS84: 55:50.7457N 4:25.3724W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! NS 4841 6401
View Direction
North-northwest (about 337 degrees)
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