Boscombe library

Brief description

Library was designed by borough architect Charles Thomas Miles.

Current status: Demolished in 1965, after the library moved to a new home.

    • Year grant given (if known):
    • Amount of grant: Total of £10,000 to build 4 libraries: Westbourne, Springbourne, Winton and Boscombe. Boscombe was allocated £4,000
    • Year opened (and by who – if known): 22 June 1910, by Mayor G E Bridge

Old photo of library (postcard):


Nothing in my collection yet, but this image was shared (under cc licence) by Alwyn Ladell

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