Tyne and Wear HER(16337): Easington Lane, reading room - Details
Easington Lane, reading room
Easington Lane reading room is noted by Whellan in 1856 as containing nearly 200 volumes, newspapers and periodicals. It is supported by 60 members who contribute 6d a month. John Hunter is listed as president with Stephen Roxly (treasurer), William Anderson (Secretary) and George Greenwell as librarian.
Whellan, W, 1856, History, Topography, and Directory of the County Palatine of Durham