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This theatre is actually at 1147 Old South Main St.
I used to work at the Ziegfeld, and the building is part of the complex including the skyscraper facing 6th Ave. It used to be Burlington, I don’t know if it still is. Clearview only rents. Burlington would never allow it to be twinned, so that is probably why it is still a single screen.
The lobby is built on concrete stilts over the Ohio canal. Mr. Loew did not live to see the opening on April 20, 1929. It contains a 3/13 Wurlitzer that is still used.
Here is a picture of the Highland’s marquee taken in 1987:
Here is a picture of the Lyn’s road sign taken on the day they sold off the furnishings: