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Naval History Library

Devonport Library 16 Chapel Street | Chapel Street, Devonport, Plymouth PL1 4DP, England
+44 1752 385909
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So much information you'll want more than a day!!!

What a great day - the heritage centre held an Open Day recently but you really need an Open... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
Librarylover2014
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Plymouth, United Kingdom
Where has it gone??

The library facilities previously contained in the early twentieth century building in North Hill... read more

Reviewed 28 March 2016
Jannerbloke
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Devon
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  • Excellent33%
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  • Average16%
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26 Oct 2016
“So much information you'll want more than a day!!!”
28 Mar 2016
“Where has it gone??”
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Devonport Library 16 Chapel Street | Chapel Street, Devonport, Plymouth PL1 4DP, England
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Reviewed 26 October 2016

What a great day - the heritage centre held an Open Day recently but you really need an Open Week...it was packed out! Lots of information to read and items to look at, crammed into rooms so that everywhere you looked there was something interesting...More

1  Thank Librarylover2014
Reviewed 28 March 2016

The library facilities previously contained in the early twentieth century building in North Hill have all been closed and some of the general reading and audio etc options are being re-established in a freshly converted office building on the corner of Armada Way and Mayflower...More

1  Thank Jannerbloke
Reviewed 31 May 2013

This has some much interesting information, good for children who are over 7yrs. Excellent for adults so much can be learned about the naval history of Plymouth

2  Thank pixie1957
Chris G, General Manager at Naval History Library, responded to this reviewResponded 2 June 2014

Thank you so much for your positive comments.

Reviewed 9 December 2012

Huge amount of material to either read through or research in this section of the central library. Well worth a look if you have any interest in anything nautical. The staff are also extremely helpful and knowledgeable if you need guidance or assistance. Treasure this...More

1  Thank Mark S
Chris G, Manager at Naval History Library, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2012

Thank you, Mark. The team really appreciate your kind remarks as they're working hard to improve the presentation and care of the collections and the service they provide. It sounds as if the move into what was the old Reference Library, with so much extra...More

Reviewed 21 August 2012

as far as we are concerned any history re our services its well worth a look, its very informative............................................

2  Thank Julie J
Chris G, Manager at Naval History Library, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2012

Thanks, Julie. We really appreciate all feedback from customers. The collection is huge and we're trying to make as much as possible directly available now.

Reviewed 12 February 2011

Upstairs in the central library is the local history section and also the naval history. A good shot at both but it is all looking a bit run down and could be so much better with some extra resources. The naval section will be all...More

2  Thank Jannerbloke
Chris G, Manager at Naval History Library, responded to this reviewResponded 22 December 2012

Thanks for taking the time to review the Naval History Library. As you'll have seen since your review, we've been working hard to integrate and update it with our other history collections. That work hasn't ended so please look in from time to time and...More

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