Great Lever library

Brief description

A plaque has the date 1909 (perhaps marks main building phase?) It was designed by the prominent local architectural firm Bradshaw Hope & Gass.

Current status: Now a community centre (2017) [at least – approved for community use, but as the Oct 2017 article below states, the council are looking for specific occupants/use]

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant:
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 29 September, 1910. Andrew Carnegie attended the opening ceremony

Photo of library today (2012):


Photo credit: Alan Murray-Rust and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence

Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

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