Bramley library

Brief description

The cost of the library was defrayed by the Carnegie UK Trust.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Leeds City Council (2020)

  • Year grant given (if known): 1916
  • Amount of grant: £4,700
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 7 July 1927 by The Right Honourable The Earl of Elgin and Kincardine, C. M. G., Chairman of the Carnegie United Kingdom Trustees

Photo of library today (2011):


Photo credit: Leeds libraries


Plaque commemorating the opening. Photo credit Leodis – a photographic archive of Leeds (and thanks to @Leedslibraries for sharing it in a tweet)

Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

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