Prince’s / Monseigneur’s News, Edinburgh

131 Princes Street, Edinburgh, EH2 4AH

Architect: Unknown   Listing: B-Listed (1985)   No of Seats: 500

Status: Unknown   Opened: 1912   Closed: 1973

Other information: Opened as Princes Cinema, 1912, seating 500, also had tea room & smoking room. Sold to Lucas’s, 1920s. Remodelled as Monseigneur News Theatre 1935. 
Reconstructed as Jacey 1964. Closed May 1973.

Entrance was where Halifax Bank’s large glass window is now.

Image c.1930s courtesy of the Scottish Screeen Archive at the National Library of Scotland.

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