Picture House (Palace), Paisley

23 High St, Paisley, Renfrewshire, PA1 2AF

Architect: George Boswell   Listing: B-Listed Facade (1985)   No of Seats: 2,300

Status: Facade only – Interior demolished   Opened: 1918   Closed: 1960s

Other information: Opened c. 1918. Arch G Boswell. s. 2,300. Rebuilt, 2.30. Sold to West Regent.

Opened c.1912, designed by architect George A Boswell. Rebuilt, reopened in February 1930, when seating was for 2,300. Sold to the West Regent Circuit (Winocour), in August 1936. Sold to Green’s. Sold to Mecca in the 1960s, from which time it was a Mecca Bingo. Closed and the auditorium was demolished in the late-1980s for  a shopping centre development.  Facade is B-listed.

 

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