Darwen library

Brief description

The architects were Raymond Harrison and CS Haywood.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Blackburn with Darwen council (2017)

  • Year grant given (if known): 1904
  • Amount of grant: £8,000
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 27 May 1908, by Andrew Carnegie

Photo of library today (2009):


Photo shared by flick user Robert Wade, under cc licence


Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

Web links:

  • Entry on the listed buildings register
  • Wikipedia page

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