Memo from Blatchford and Compy(sic) Builders, Contractors and Decorators listing "Houses built by Blatchford x Davie". Lists various buildings, when they were built and how much they cost to construct - the building of interest underlined in red on one of the two copies of the memo is the Picture Palace in Okehampton. Constructed between 1914 and 1915, the Picture Palace cost £1550 to build, equivalent approx. £163,447 in 2021. Black and White reproduction printed on paper. Attached is a letter from Gordon Chapman to 'Mr. Voaden', thanking him for supplying this memo while responding to a letter from Mr. Voaden that is not present. Chapman makes reference to the item "Newspaper Clipping "Pictures for a penny", November 1999" in this response. Letter dated Wednesday 1 August 2001.

Item number 65456
Category Letter
Type Cinema Buildings
Language English
Country of origin UK

Part of the Gordon Chapman Collection