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Batley library

Brief description

Designed by local architect Walter Hanstock. The central round arched window has panel below with carved embossed words CARNEGIE LIBRARY.

Awarded Grade II listing in 1984. 66 more words

Listed

Almondbury library

Brief description

The foundation stone was laid by Alderman JA Brooke JP on 8 July 1905. The building was designed by borough architect Kenneth Findlater Campbell. 115 more words

West Yorkshire

Burley library

Brief description

Situated on Cardigan Road, this library was built in 1926. The library cost £8,338 to build, a large amount of this came from the Carnegie Trust. 92 more words

West Yorkshire

Compton Road library

Brief description

The cost of this library was met by a grant from the Carnegie Trust. Built of brick with stone trim, the library is of similar layout to Bramley and Burley branches which were also built at this time. 107 more words

West Yorkshire

Bramley library

Brief description

The cost of the library was defrayed by the Carnegie UK Trust.

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Leeds City Council (2016) 80 more words

West Yorkshire

Morley library

Brief description

Foundation stone was laid on 28th September 1905 by the Mayor, Councillor William Middlebrook.

Awarded Grade II listing in 1986

Current status: Still open as a public library, run by Leeds council (2016) 86 more words

Listed

West Yorkshire: Cop Hill

 Distance: about: just under 2 miles, but distance is irrelevant

Grade: Difficult, but easy surface

Links with: Marsden to Slaithwaite

 

This “short” walk almost didn’t make it into this Guide. 350 more words

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