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Compton Cinema, Soho, London | by kencta
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Compton Cinema, Soho, London

Located at 60 Old Compton Street, Soho, London W1, this operated mainly as an un-rated sex movie cinema from 1960 until 1984. The seating capacity was for 186.


This is a postcard image of American Evangelist preacher Billy Graham bringing religion to London's 'red-light' district on 17th June 1966. The photo was probably taken from what was then the Swiss Tavern pub, today known as a popular gay bar;Comptons

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Uploaded on May 13, 2007