Basic Site Details

Name: Odeon Cinema
Town, district or village: Falkirk
City or county: West Lothian
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: Odeon Theatres Limited propose the erection of a cinema at the east end of High-street and the Callendar Riggs [Builder 6 August 1937 Page 257]

Plans have been approved by the Dean of Guild Court for the erection of the Odeon Cinema in High-street. The architect is Mr Andrew Mather 102 Bath Street, Glasgow and the work will be carried out by Messrs Robert Pert and Sons Lower Balmain Street, Montrose. [Builder 8 April 1938 Page 725]

Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Cinema  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 2Callendar Riggs  
Item 2 of 2High Street  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 21937 ProposedPerhaps not taken forward
Item 2 of 2April 1938 Scheme accepted 


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1Andrew MatherArchitectA1938  


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder9 July 1937  p85
Item 2 of 2Builder8 April 1938  p725

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 1Courtesy of Neil DarlingtonInformation sent via DSA website Sent June 2009