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New Library Taking Shape, Thornbury Courier-Herald, Wednesday, May 31, 1995


The Leonard E. Shore Memorial Library, home of the Blue Mountains Public Library, was constructed in 1995.

This photograph of the construction appeared on the front page of the Thornbury Courier-Herald. It was taken from the corner of Bruce and Napier Street shows the story tower (silo) and the wall with many openings (windows) along Napier Street. Those openings became window seats for people to sit in and read.

Date: May 31 1995
Subjects: Library History   
Collections: Library History   
Physical Specifications: 1 newspaper article
Owner: Thornbury Courier-Herald
Creator: Thornbury Courier-Herald
Province & Country: Ontario, Canada
County: Grey
Municipality: The Blue Mountains
Community: Thornbury
Concession/Lot: 173 Bruce St. South
Coordinates: 44.554650 / -80.460879
ID: 26