Castleton library

Brief description

The library is constructed with Accrington brick and Staffordshire roof tiles to a design by Jesse Horsfall.

Current status: The library moved out in 2007. News in February 2016 (see below) was that it had been bought by a local businessman and was to be refurbished and reopened. It will be part used by a local business, and part by the local community. (2017)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant: £2,500
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1905, by Lt . Colonel Fishwick, mayor and Chairman of the Library Committee

Photo of library today (2010):

geograph-1817487-by-david-dixonPhoto credit: David Dixon  on geograph, licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence


Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


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