Victorian London - Theatre and Shows - Theatres and Venues - Canterbury

Canterbury Hall, 1856 [ILN Picture Library]

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The CANTERBURY HALL and PICTURE GALLERY, Marsh Gate, Lambeth. Good music, good paintings, and good management. Admission, 6d.

Cruchley's London in 1865 : A Handbook for Strangers, 1865


picture from Routledge's Popular Guide to London, 1873;
based on 1856 ILN

Canterbury Hall, one of the largest of London Music Halls, is situated in Westminster Bridge Road, near the part spanned by the Railway Bridge. It provides Entertainments which include Comedy, Farce, Burlesque and Ballet. Admission from 6d.

Herbert Fry, London, 1889 [this is a guidebook, ed.]