Tyne and Wear HER(16570): Chilton Moor, reading room - Details
Chilton Moor, reading room
Reading room mentioned in Whellan's directory 1856. It was established in 1849 and by 1856 contained 200+ volumes. The president in 1856 was Mr George Eliott, George Southern was treasurer and Edward Charlton and Thomas Lee were librarians.
Whellan, W, 1856, History, Topography, and Directory of the County Palatine of Durham