Bolton-on-Dearne library

Brief description

The architect was John Walker Wilson.

Current status: The public library closed in 1973, the building is now a boxing club (B.O.D.Y – Bolton on Dearne Youth, in the Carnegie Centre) (2016)

  • Year grant given (if known):
  • Amount of grant:
  • Year opened (and by who – if known): 1903, 1905 or 1906 [3 different sources]

Photo of library today:

Not yet obtained.


Old photo of library (postcard):

Nothing in my collection yet


Not yet

Web links:

  • B.O.D.Y – the current occupants
  • Welcome to Barnsley website: Goldthorpe (contains info about Bolton on Dearne)