Morley library

Brief description

Foundation stone was laid on 28th September 1905 by the Mayor, Councillor William Middlebrook.

Awarded Grade II listing in 1986

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Leeds council (2016)

  • Year grant given (if known): 1903
  • Amount of grant: £6,170
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 27 October 1906 by Sir Thomas Henry Hall Caine Esq. (see below – he was a Manx author )

Photo of library today (2011):

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Photo credit: Leeds libraries

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Old photos of library (postcards):

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