Electric Theatre

62 Wakefield Road,
Ackworth, WF7 7AZ

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Electric Theatre

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Located in Ackworth, near Wakefield & Pontefract, West Yorkshire. The Electric Theatre was upstairs on the first floor of the Ackworth Moor Top Working Men’s Club, which was built in 1907. The Electric Theatre was licenced from 1915. The entrance and pay-box was on the right side corner of the building, the the auditorium measuring 86 feet long and 26 feet wide.

In 1929, it was refused a Cinematograph Licence, due to inadequate provisions for toilets and fire safety issues, and was closed.

By October 2008, it was in use as a Fit 4 Life gymnasium.

Contributed by Ken Roe
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