British Tokens, Tickets and Passes (27 August 2020)
Date of Auction: 27th August 2020
Sold for £95
Estimate: £90 - £120
FootnoteProvenance: Tim Millett FPL 2007 (96); bt May 2007.
Alexandra Palace was opened on 24 May 1873, but only sixteen days later it was destroyed by fire. A redesigned building on the same site was opened on 1 May 1875. In 1900 the site was placed in public ownership by an Act of Parliament and has remained so since