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Glasgow Cinemas - Star / New Star, Maryhill

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Star / New Star 
1046, Maryhill Road

Exterior photo courtesy of the Scottish Screen Archive.
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.

Interior picture below c.1930 courtesy of the Gould Theatre Collection

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