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Basic Site Details

Name: Carnegie Public Library
Town, district or village: West Calder
City or county: Midlothian
Country: Scotland
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Building Type Classification

The building is classified under the following categories:
 ClassificationOriginal classification?Notes
Item 1 of 1Library  


The following date-based events are associated with this building:
 FromToEvent typeNotes
Item 1 of 31903   
Item 2 of 31904 Design exhibited 
Item 3 of 320 November 1904   


Design and Construction

The following individuals or organisations have carried out design/construction work. Where architects or practices worked together, matching letters appear beside their names in the Partnership Group column.
 NameRolePartnership GroupFromToNotes
Item 1 of 1William BaillieArchitect 1903 Won in competition


Bibliographic References

The following books contain references to this building:
Item 1 of 3McWilliam, Colin1978Lothian (The Buildings of Scotland)  p464
Item 2 of 3Royal Glasgow Institute of the Fine Arts1904   343
Item 3 of 3www.scotcities.com/carnegie www.scotcities.com/carnegie   

Periodical References

The following periodicals contain references to this building:
 Periodical NameDateEditionPublisherNotes
Item 1 of 6British Architect20 February 1903  p129 and notes
Item 2 of 6British Architect7 August 1903  p110 - laying of foundation stone
Item 3 of 6Linlithgowshire Gazette28 October 1899  p5
Item 4 of 6West Lothian Courier11 October 1901  p4

Item 5 of 6West Lothian Courier3 October 1902   
Item 6 of 6West Lothian Courier19 December 1902  p5

Archive References

The following archives hold material relating to this building:
 SourceArchive nameSource catalogue no.Notes
Item 1 of 2Historic Environment ScotlandListed Buildings Register14211 
Item 2 of 2RIBA Archive, Victoria & Albert MuseumRIBA Nomination Papers William Baillie: L v23 no1841


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