Wallasey library

Brief description

Originally known as New Earlston library.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Wirral council (2020)

  • Year grant given (if known): 1908
  • Amount of grant: £9,000
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 30 September 1911

Photo of library today (in 2012):

Red brick building with large windows
Wallasey library. Photo credit: Rept0n1x via wikicommons, shared under cc license


The blog post below includes a photo of the letter from Carnegie granting funds – framed and on display in the library

Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

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