Queen's Cinema Palace, Jupiter Street. Smallthorne, Stoke-on-Trent

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Date:May 1964

Description:This cinema was on the north side of Jupiter Street (formerly King Street South) near the corner of Mars Street, just off Ford Green Road. Around the time this photograph was taken, the Palace became a bingo hall before being demolished and the site used for housing. The Smallthorne Picture Palace was known to locals as the "Scratch".

Parked alongside is a Morris "6 cwt Van" developed from the Morris Minor saloon car. This one is unusual having side windows.

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Creators: Mr Bert Bentley - Creator

Image courtesy of: Stoke on Trent City Archives.

Donor ref:SD1480/102-06 (204/35409)

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