Maidenhead library

Brief description

Local man William Nicholson donated £1000 to buy the land.

The building also housed the Maidenhead museum for a time (apparently the Carnegie Trustees refused permission for this the first time they were asked, but agreed after a second request “provided that the items could be moved out if the space was needed for books.”)

Current status: Demolished in 1973

  • Year grant given (if known):
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  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1904

Old photo of library (postcard):


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