ST3186 : Former Pill library, Newport

near to Newport/Casnewydd, Great Britain

Former Pill library, Newport
Former Pill library, Newport
The late Victorian building, on the north side of Temple Street, was originally a Newport library branch reading room, later upgraded to a branch lending library. In January 2009, library services were transferred to a new branch in Commercial Road, LinkExternal link The building is now the headquarters of Pillgwenlly Community First.

Inscribed in stone above the top floor central window is
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER
Above that, 1889 is inscribed in the pediment (topmost triangular stone).
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Wednesday, 15 December, 2010   (more nearby)
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OSGB36: geotagged! ST 315 868 [100m precision]
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