Construction started in 1912 (a stone tablet on the building records this). The architect was Ernest W Bostock, and the builders were Vallance and Blythe of Mansfield. Refurbished in 2004.
Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Inspire, on behalf of Nottinghamshire county council (2016)
- Year grant given (if known):
- Amount of grant:
- Year opened (and by who – if known): 12 April 1913, by Alderman Robert Mellors CC
Photo of library today (2014):
Old photo of library (postcard):
Nothing in my collection yet
- Article on the library’s centenary celebrations
- Article about the library – Huthwaite online: contains lots of images of the library. A later article on the same site has post-refurbishment photos.