Woolwich library

Brief description

Erected by the Woolwich Local Board of Health. The architects were Messrs. Church, Quick and Whincop.

Awarded Grade II listing in 2007.

Current status: Closed in 2011, I don’t know what the plans are for this building.

  • Year grant given (if known):
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  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 8 November 1901, by Lord Avebury

Photo of library in 2011:


Old photo of library (postcard):



We visited I think just after it had closed in 2011 – so the library signs were all still in evidence.

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