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Working Class Movement Library

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Address: 51 Crescent, Salford M5 4WX, England
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attended union meeting held at library

on the crescent near Salford University Opposite side of road the history of the working class movement

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 3, 2016
Terence M
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Salford, United Kingdom
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Salford, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 3, 2016

on the crescent near Salford University Opposite side of road the history of the working class movement

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2016

My husband is doing a OU degree and he had to visit here on one of his assignments so I asked to go to and so glad that I did I thoroughly enjoyed it, took many photos and and it took me back to my younger years I will go back and would recommend it to all ages especially children... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 17, 2015

This library has a good selection of reference books but also small displays of various aspects of working class history. On Wednesdays there are free talks which are excellent and seem well attended. Tea was available afterwards but other days visitors can go across the road for refreshments.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

This is in an old house near the Salford Crescent train station in Salford,UK, right across the river from Manchester. The house holds the lifetime collection of a couple who made it their life's work to gather and preserve the documents of left, including Communist, history. It's open afternoons, M-F. It's staffed by friendly volunteers who are also doing scholarly... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2014

The Working Class Movement Library is , simply , unique . Whether you be scholar, student or just interested in history the collection will have something for you. Its also amazingly friendly Do go , you will be amazed

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