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|ArtistMaker:||architect not known / carved by a Mr Everett |
|DescriptionOfPhoto:||detail of doorway|
|Location:||Wombwell Library. (SE440403)|
|ImageCopyright:||Sheffield Hallam University|
|Description: Art Deco influenced decorative carving around the 3.5m high entrance archway. A winged cherub's head on a scroll appears on the keystone above the entrance. Further carving decorates the ?chimney above the central space of the building.
Commission: The Library was funded by the Andrew Carnegie Foundation. The foundation stone to the left of the entrance records details of this.
References:  Interview with Wombwell Heritage Group: 11/3/2003