Arcadia, Glasgow

484 London Road / Canning Street    Glasgow  Glasgow

Architect: WB Inglis   Listing: None   No of Seats: 1,409

Status: Demolished   Opened: 1930   Closed: 1962

Other information:

Opened on Hogmanay 1930 by ABC. The architect was WB Inglis, and the building originally sat 1,409. It was sold to Harry Winocour in 1939, then sold to Green’s in November 1954.

It closed as a cinema in April 1962, and was used as a bingo hall, before being demolished in 1971.

Photo courtesy of Scottish Screen Archive.

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