The History of Burton Bradstock Library

The following documents and pictures were kindly supplied by Corporate Services of Dorset County Council.

The contents of the original introductory leaflet for the public include the background to the setting up of the library in 1972.

A 1972 Dorset County Council press release (page 1) and page 2 includes many of the details included in the introductory leaflet.

Two colour pictures showing the completed interior of the building prior to opening reusing some of the original Chapel fittings.


The 'office'
The lending desk