Heywood libary

Brief description

Architects were SV North and C Collas Robin. The library was extended in 1973.

Awarded Grade II listing in 1985

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Rochdale librares (2021)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant: £6,000
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1906

Photo of library  in 2010:


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

Old photo of library (postcard):


[note the typo! Carnagie…..]


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