Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall, Barrow-in-Furness

Barrow-in-Furness Town Hall is a Victorian-era, neo-gothic municipal building in Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, England. The building serves as the base of Barrow Borough Council.

The building was constructed in a four-year period almost entirely from local Hawcoat sandstone with Westmorland slate for the roof. The town hall was officially opened on 14 July 1887 by Spencer Cavendish, 8th Duke of Devonshire to coincide with Queen Victoria's Golden Jubilee. At 50 metres (164 ft) tall, it amongst the tallest buildings in Barrow and lies within a Conservation Area with Grade II* listed status.
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  • If you're in Barrow you really can't miss this fine building, built by the Victorians who seemed to over engineer everything. This building was certainly built to last, is still most impressive, and.....  more »
  • Probably the most impressive building in Barrow. Large red stone building of which the front facing the market is actually the back of the town hall. The original market was on other side of the...  more »

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