Askam library

Brief description

The architect was W Richardson. The site was donated by a local benefactor (the name Jack Challinor is mentioned in the Gazeteer of Public Library Buildings).

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

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant: £500
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1905

Photo of library today:

No free to use photo identified yet.

Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

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