|Manchester, England Central Library|
The Manchester Central Library opened in 1934 and in 2008 major problems were discovered with the structure and asbestos used in its construction. It was closed in 2010 and is undergoing refurbishment and expansion currently. Its extensive collections are being stored in Winsford Rock Salt Mine.
Closed for Repairs
while repairs are being made.
all the books gone
hidden away in the salt mines.
the dead sea scrolls?
the library of Alexandria?
like modern minds
to all beyond a 10 second sound byte?
Not razed like the old
open soon to receptive minds.
|St Peter's Square, Manchester England|
Visual Prompt provided by Tess Kincaid of The Mag