Tamworth library

Brief description

Built during 1904-5. When first built, the Free Library was managed by a committee of trustees, but in 1917 was taken over by the Borough Council.

Superseded by a new library, which was opened in 1973.

Current status: Now known as the Carnegie Centre, a base for various voluntary organisations in the town, (2017)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant: £2,000
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1905

Photo of library today:

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Old photo of library (postcard):



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Web links:

  • Article on the Tamworth Heritage Trust website

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