Category:Leeds central library

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This building was designed by architect George Corson. The exterior sculpture is by Matthew Taylor and Benjamin Payler. The general interior sculpture is by John Wormald Appleyard. The carved alabaster screen to the vestibule is by Farmer and Brindley. The carved stone medallion portraits of authors in the Tiled Hall are by Benjamin Creswick of London.

Leeds Central Library 
library in Leeds, England, formerly also municipal offices and museum building
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Instance of public library
LocationLeeds, West Yorkshire, Yorkshire and the Humber, England, UK
Located at street address
  • Municipal Buildings, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 3AB
  • Municipal Buildings, Calverley Street, Leeds, LS1 3AB
Commissioned by
  • Leeds City Council
Operator
  • Leeds City Council
Heritage designation
Inception
  • 1884
Date of official opening
  • 1884
Elevation above sea level
  • 42.86679 m
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53° 48′ 00.36″ N, 1° 32′ 53.16″ W
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Leeds Central Library (en); Leeds Central Library (en-gb) library in Leeds, England, formerly also municipal offices and museum building (en-gb); library in Leeds, England, formerly also municipal offices and museum building (en); öffentliche Bibliothek im Vereinigten Königreich (de); openbare bibliotheek in Leeds, Verenigd Koninkrijk (nl)

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