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Submitted on Friday, 29th February 2008
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Requested be closed with reason - Other: The Springbok Bar closed in 2003. The whole building is due to be demolished in the near future.

The Springbok Bar, Cheltenham

Pub added by James Joines
Albion Street
GL52 2LP
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Helen Iwanczuk left this review about The Springbok Bar

The Springbok bar, began life as Gilsmiths Hippodrome on 22nd September 1913. The building was designed by H.R. Rainger and was built on the site of the conservative club, with the original facade being used. It was renamed The Coliseum in 1919 and became a cinema from 1931 until it's closure in 1974. . Various initiatives were tried to keep the building as a functioning site, for example Bransons snooker club and latterly The Springbok Bar.
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Update - Demolition is now complete.

On 7th September 2011 - no rating submitted
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Latest updates View all updates for The Springbok Bar, Cheltenham
20th Mar 2013, 17:49
Request to add pub to area Cheltenham Central by Helen Iwanczuk approved
20th Mar 2013, 12:57
Request to add pub to area Cheltenham Central by Helen Iwanczuk
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