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Middletown Drive-in Theatre was located in Middletown, New York

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Middletown Drive-in
Status: Abandoned
Location: 3487 Rte 6, Middletown, NY 10940
Screens: 2
Capacity: 318 cars in 1947
Original owner: Harry W. Lamont
Opening date: July 16, 1947
Final season: 1999
What's there now: Abandoned drive-in with two screen towers, concession building, and ticket office still intact as of fall 2007.

This page was last updated on December 30, 2009.

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Topo Map from 1969, courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image taken in 1994, provided courtesy of TerraServer USA. Aerial image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth. Aerial close-up image from 2006, courtesy of Google Earth.
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Grand opening ad from the Middletown Times Herald on July 16, 1947. Grand opening article from the Middletown Times Herald on July 17, 1947. Middletown Drive-in marquee from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in marquee from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen.
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Middletown Drive-in entrance from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in ticket booth from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in parking ramps from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in snackbar from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen.
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Middletown Drive-in speaker pole and back of snackbar from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in screen 1 from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in screen 1 from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen. Middletown Drive-in screen 2 from 2007, courtesy of Rick Cohen.

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