The Savoy Cinema on High Road, Swaythling was opened in 1938. It originally had seating for over 1500 patrons but this was soon reduced to just over 1000. It closed down in 1959, and was demolished in 1961.

Savoy Cinema, Swaythling

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Further reading:
Dream Palaces: Going to the Pictures in Southampton, by Bill White, p46. (HS/r)
Southampton Cinemas, by John C. Shepherd.. (HS/r)


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