St. Pancras, London, England

St Pancras St. Pancras and Midland Grand Hotel twinned with the Great Hall of Valhalla in Douglas Adams' book The Long Dark Tea-Time of the Soul.
15 Sep 1996
Midland Grand Hotel Midland Grand Hotel
15 Sep 1996
entrace hall Some of the restored decorations in the entrance lobby.
15 Sep 1996
staircase The foot of the main staircase
15 Sep 1996
dining room The dining room of the Midland Grand Hotel showing the ravages to the ornate plaster work when a suspended ceiling was installed.
15 Sep 1996
dining room 15 Sep 1996 marble pillar Green marble pillar covered by institutional paint.
15 Sep 1996
wallpaper The pattern on the original wallpaper.
15 Sep 1996
mural Mural in an alcove on a staircase landing
15 Sep 1996
ceiling The Ceiling at the top of the main staircase
15 Sep 1996
ceiling
15 Sep 1996

 

See http://www.geocities.com/CapeCanaveral/Launchpad/4375/stpancras/stpanintro.htm for a more recent tour of the building in 1999.

 

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