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Opening Carnneige Library   Comments: 4
Photo: RON HUNT   Item #: 30890  
Opening Carnneige Library

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  Opening of the Carnegie Library, Lord Balcarres and Mayor Sam Wood were guests. Date of opening 11th December 1907  

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Comments by Helen of Troy, 11th January 2019  
These were wonderful buildings. I was a library assistant in a Carnegie Library in Kent.
I hope this one is still standing. I used to pass it everyday on my way to school in Ormskirk

Comments by Albert., 11th January 2019  
At the latter end of 1961, my wife and I lived in a flat very close to the Carnegie Library, until allocated a police house, at Goose Green in September, 1962, by that time I had been posted to Pemberton sub. div. working Newtown, and Pemberton

Comments by Jarvo, 11th January 2019  
The five fellows on the left were all local hustlers. Was tough in Pem in those days...

Comments by peter, 5th February 2019  
still standing but isn't a library anymore. its offices now for a building firm,shame really it was a great library spent many hours in there when I was a kid.

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