Star / New Star, Glasgow

1046 Maryhill Rd, Glasgow, G20 9TE

Architect: AV Gardner   Listing: None   No of Seats: 900 / 1,799

Status: Demolished   Opened: 1912   Closed: 1966

Other information:

Opened December 1912 by the Maryhill Star Palace Ltd. Designed by AV Gardner, seating was for 900.

Comprehensively reconstructed & renamed in 1930, again to designs by Gardner. It could now seat 1,799. Closed in October 1966, and later used as a car showroom. It was finally demolished in 1978.

Exterior photo courtesy of the Scottish Screen Archive. Interior picture  c.1930 courtesy of the Gould Theatre Collection.

 

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