Trinity Road Library, Bristol

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Trinity Road Library
St Philips Public Library.jpg
Trinity Road Library, Bristol is located in Bristol
Trinity Road Library, Bristol
Location within Bristol
General information
Architectural style Jacobethan
Town or city Bristol
Country England
Coordinates 51°27′32″N 2°34′35″W / 51.4588°N 2.5764°W / 51.4588; -2.5764
Completed 1896
Design and construction
Architect William Venn Gough

Trinity Road Library is an historic building situated on Trinity Road, St Philips, Bristol, England.

The library was constructed in 1896 in a Jacobethan style, to the plans of William Venn Gough, and bears an inscription with its original name, St Philips Public Library.[1] It closed as a public library on 28 November 2012.[2]

It has been designated by English Heritage as a grade II listed building.[1][3]

See also[edit]


  1. ^ a b "St Philip's Public Library". Images of England. Retrieved 2007-05-28. 
  2. ^ "New era for library services". Bristol City Council. 26 November 2012. Retrieved 2 January 2015. 
  3. ^ Historic England. "St Philip's Public Library  (Grade II) (1202638)". National Heritage List for England.