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Opera House, 1912

Reference Code: GBR/0115/RCS/Y3017B/7

Scope and Contents

290 x 234 mm. Showing the junction of Ordnance Street and Kingsway (Strada Reale) with the ornate Opera House on the corner and 'karrozzin' (horse-drawn cabs) parked in the roadway. Built between 1861 and 1866, the building was largely destroyed by bombing during the Second World War.


  • Creation: 1912

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Language of Materials


Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements

Good condition, apart from slight yellowing at edges.



Date information

DateText: The date is approximate..

Finding aid date

2003-04-04 10:36:13+00:00

Includes index.

Repository Details

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