Battle Library, Oxford Road, Reading, Berkshire

Coronavirus update: Our printing service continues to operate as usual, with framed and unframed prints available for delivery in normal timescales. We would like to reassure our customers that we are observing government advice on COVID-19 and adhering to all guidance and best practice.

RIBApix ref no RIBA40269
Architect/DesignerAlbury, Frederick William (d. 1912)
Artist/PhotographerBissell, Gerhard
CountryUK: England
CityReading
Subject Date1908
Image Date2005
ViewExterior
StyleEdwardian
MediumDigital image
OrientationLandscape
Colour / B&W Colour
Credit Gerhard Bissell / RIBA Collections
Notes NOTES: This was the first library to be built by Reading Borough and was funded in part by the philanthropist Andrew Carnegie.

Subject tags

brickwork, libraries, lanterns