SK0394 : Partington Players Theatre

taken 5 years ago, near to Glossop, Derbyshire, Great Britain

Partington Players Theatre
Partington Players Theatre
The Partington Players were established in 1954 as Glossop Repertory Company, and in 1957 moved to the former Liberal Club on Henry Street, skilfully converting it into a charming and intimate venue of 120 seats. LinkExternal link

The foundation stone was laid by Sir Edward Partington on 1st August 1914. Building proceeded throughout the war years and was eventually completed in 1917 at a cost of just over 5,000. More information on the history of both the building and the repertory company can be found in an article in the Glossop Gazette LinkExternal link

The statuette in the niche SK0394 : Hamlet with pigeons was added in 1994.
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Date Taken
Friday, 15 August, 2014   (more nearby)
Sunday, 17 August, 2014
Geographical Context
Sport, Leisure 
Primary Subject of Photo
Date (from Tags)
1954  1957  1914  1917 
Person (from Tags)
Edward Partington 
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0345 9410 [10m precision]
WGS84: 53:26.6196N 1:56.9716W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SK 0345 9412
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SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
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Former Liberal Club  Repertory Theatre 

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