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Wednesday, 3 June 2009

Sitting Room/Library: June, 1967.



Where was the library? Pete Shotton refers to it a few times in his book, and says it was on the ground floor, on the other side of the house to the sunroom. It contained a television (natch), and was Cyn's "equivalent" of the sunroom (ie where she hung out). I'm pretty sure it was what the Beatles Book called the small room in its description of Kenwood in 1967, and what was the sitting room by 2006. (Incidentally, I also think this was probably what Pauline Lennon meant by the "study" in her book). Here's another pic.

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