Tyldesley library

Brief description

Opened in 1908 on the site of the old Temperance Hall and Mechanics Institute on Stanley Street.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Wigan libraries (2017)

  • Year grant given (if known):
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  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 18 December 1909, by Charles Eckersley

Photo of library today (2008):


Photo credit: SMJ and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


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