TQ3060 : 'Fitness First', Brighton Road, Purley

taken 10 years ago, near to Purley, Croydon, Great Britain

'Fitness First', Brighton Road, Purley
'Fitness First', Brighton Road, Purley
What now is a run-of-the-mill gymnasium is actually housed in a famous building, for this is, or rather was, the stylish Orchid Ballroom, Purley, very well known from the BBC 'Come Dancing' days. Always with a full 17-piece band, in its heyday it drew clients from all over the south of England.
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TQ3060, 179 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
Thursday, 2 August, 2007   (more nearby)
Submitted
Monday, 6 August, 2007
Category
Historic building   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 308 609 [100m precision]
WGS84: 51:19.9296N 0:7.4325W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! TQ 308 609
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Northwest (about 315 degrees)
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