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The Friday Photo – Kingsway Picture House

Posted May 9th, 2014 by Tracey Thorne with 1 Comment

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This week the Friday photo is the window of the old Kingsway Picture House – Cinema in Kings Heath. The Picture house is typical of the style built in the 1920s it later became a Bingo Hall from the 1980s. In 2011 a fire spread throughout the abandoned building leaving a derelict structure which is visible from the high street. The view from the window is looking across to the shops opposite on Kings Heath high street on  the Alcester Rd.

One Response to “The Friday Photo – Kingsway Picture House”

  1. Joanne May 11, 2014

    I go passed that building on the way to work. It such a shame a beautiful building like that is left in ruin. I do love the twist by taking the picture inside though. Almost feels like something is hiding in there, a little eerie I think.

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