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Municipal College, Southend-on-Sea, 1920
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Title Municipal College, Southend-on-Sea, 1920
Image reference EPW000548
Date April 1920
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Place name Southend-on-sea
Administrative area Southend-on-sea
Country England
Easting/Northing 588250, 185863

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  • Boots the Chemist - closed 1990's when Boots moved to the Royals Shopping Centre. Now home to Burtons and Dorothy Perkins

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  • Garons Imperial Theatre opened 1911 closed 1963. Replaced by new shop and office block development that has helf Prudential, WH Smith, Spoils and currently JD Sports and Top Man/ Shop

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  • The Sutton Arms

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    Thursday 18th September
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  • Dowsett Avenue - destroyed in the 190's to make way for the Queensway ring road.

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    Thursday 18th September
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  • J L Dixons the department store opened 1914 closed 1973. This building was replaced in the 1930's and still stands on this location. The original frontage was changed in the early 70's before Dixons closed, and is now home to WH Smith and Burger King. J L Dixons were not the same company as Dixon Cameras, another Southend business which has gone onto become Dixons Carphonewarehouse, the owners of Currys PC World.

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  • Hippidrome Theatre - built 1909 changed to Gaumont Theatre in 1928 as a cinema and theatre. In 1934 the theatre became a cienma only and was operational until 1956 when Rank sold it off. The cinema was knocked down in 1958, and was replaced by a reatil unit. This has housed a supermarkert (not sure of name), Halfords, Walmsley, HFC Bank and most recently YMCA shop.

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  • The Strand Cinema - later became the Essoldo before closing down. Was originally opened as an Icerink. Re-opened as Keddies Supa-Save in 1960. Closed down 1970? and replaced by extension to Keddies department store

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  • Municipal Library - now a museum.

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    Monday 22nd April
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  • Southend Art School

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    Monday 22nd April
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  • I was lucky enough to study here from 1963 to 1967. What wonderful place full of wonderful people and they had to knock it down for a roundabout! Tragic!

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    Monday 22nd April
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  • Horse and Cart?

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  • Victoria Circus

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  • Southend Victoria Station

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  • Municipal College

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