Lower Strabane Road,
Castlederg, BT81

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In Castlederg, County Tyrone, the town’s cinema is listed as the Picture House in the 1940 Kine Year Book, operated by Mr J. Stewart. Listed as the Cinema in 1944 by Castlederg Cinemas Ltd. It had a proscenium width of 29ft and used RCA sound. The Cinema was still open in 1966.

It must have closed many years ago, but, in September 2008, when my photographs were taken, it still survived, standing derelict and utterly forlorn. It was demolished in April 2014.

Contributed by David Simpson

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Buffer on March 6, 2014 at 6:39 am

The frontage has since been removed so the cinema looks more like a neglected barn today (2014)

Robert JE Simpson
Robert JE Simpson on March 9, 2016 at 6:33 pm

Demolished April 2014 –

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