Basic Site Details

Name: Troxy Cinema
Town, district or village: Leven
City or county: Fife
Country: Scotland
Grid ref:
Notes: To seat 930.

Plans are to be submitted to the Dean of Guild Court shortly for the erection of a cinema on a site in North-street to accommodate 930 people. Plans are by Mr A D Haxton, architect, High-street, Leven. [Builder 23 November 1934, p917]

Alternative Names

The following alternative names are associated with this building/design:
 NameCurrent name?Notes
Item 1 of 2Regal Cinema  
Item 2 of 2Troxy Kinema  

Street Addresses

The following street addresses are associated with this building:
 AddressMain entrance?Notes
Item 1 of 1North StreetYes 


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 419261938  
Item 2 of 423 November 1934 Journal referencePlans prepared
Item 3 of 48 March 1935 Journal referenceTo be built
Item 4 of 41937 Build/constructionDate given by Jnet McBAin


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 2Andrew David Haxton  19261939 
Item 2 of 2Peter Sinclair A1937 Architect and date given in list sent by Janet McBain to DMW. No source given.


The following individuals or organisations have commissioned work on this building/design:
Item 1 of 1Stevenson, Alexander 


Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 2Builder23 November 1934CXLVII p917
Item 2 of 2Builder8 March 1935CXLVIII p483

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 4Courtesy of Janet McBainCinema list  
Item 2 of 4National Monuments Record of Scotland/NMRS, RCAHMSHaxton & Watson Collection HW 1930/8/1-21 & MS 943/1
Item 3 of 4RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers Andrew David Haxton: F no4023 (box 31)
Item 4 of 4Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of ScotlandCanmore216177