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FAILSWORTH.

Public ; 1903. (Library in course of erection.)
Industrial Society ; 1873 ; Vs. 5,500.
FALKIRK. (Borough, 17,307.)

PUBUC ; 1896 ; Mr. George Chapman ; C. i ; Vs. 8,000 ;
Tickets 800 ; Class, by subject ; Cat, Classified printed.
FALMOUTH* (Borough, pop. 11,789.)

Free ; 1893 ; Mr. Richard Henry Brenton ; id. ; Inc. ;f203 ;
Assist. F. I. C. I ; Vs. L. 5,000, R. 2.000; Tickets 900;
Iss. L. 32,000 ; L. Ledger, app. forms, R. Signature book ;
Class. L. and R. Numerical m main classes ; Cat. L. Class,
printed, R. Class, printed in coiurse of preparation ; Comiah
coll. and books for blind ; Executive com.
FARNHAM. (Urban District, pop. 6,401.)

Institute ; 1852 ; Mr. William Stroud ; Vs. 3,000.
FARNWORTH.

Public ; 1903.
FABSLBT.

Publ ic ; 1899.
FKATHERSTOHSi
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FENTON. (Urban District, pop. 25.286.)

PuBUc ; 1902 ; Mr. Peter Fury ; id. ; Inc. ^438 ; Ann.



Class Lrauad' R. Dewey; Cat L. and IL Classified MS.

Technical classes.
FINSBURT. See LONDON.
FLEETWOOD. (Urban District, pop. 14,000.)

Public ; 1887 ; Miss Martha Mason ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. £300 ;

Ann. Expend. : Books and Bind. £S, Period. £$$, Sal. and wages

£104; Assist. F. I ; Vs. 4,554; Tickets 2,000; Iss. 29,573;
.. Ledger charging ; Class. Main classes ; Cat. Diet, printed.
FLINT.

Public ; 1902.
FOLKESTONE. (Borough, pop. 30,694.)

Public; 1878; Mr. Stuart Gosung Hills; id.; Rated; Inc.
;£i.039; Ann. Expend. : Books ;£i83, Biad. £$7, Period. £79, SaL
and wages ^365, Loans £iSi ; Assist. F. 3, C. i ; Vs. L. 12,048,
R. 2,910 ; Tickets 4,426 ; Iss. L. 111,459, R. 3,345 (readers);
L. Indicator, R. Open access ; Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat.
L. Classified printed. R. Classified on cards ; Lectures.
FORFAR. (Borough, pop. 11.397)

Public ; 1870 ; Mr. William M. Smart ; id. ; Inc. g^i8o ;
Ann. Expend. : Books £71, Bind. £6, Period. J£22, Sal. and
wages £66 ; Assist. C. i ; Vs. L. 12,286, R. 734 ; Tickets 800 ;
Iss. L. 21,131, L. Indicator, R. Open access; Class. Main
classes ; Cat. L. and R. Diet, printed ; Museum.
FORRES. (Borough, pop. 3,959)

Mechanics' Institute; 1847; Mr. William Forrest; Vs. 4,000.
FORT AUGUSTUS.

St. Benedict's Abbey ; 1878 ; Vs. 191 500.
FRASERBURGH. (Borough, pop. 10,000.)

I^blic ; 1902 ; Mr. Thomas Trail ; id. ; Rated, Income Tax and
Inhab. Ho. I>nty ; Inc. ;£i70 ; Ann. Expend. : Books ^^30, Bind.
£S, Period. ;J20, Sal. and wages /65 ; Vs. L. 3,000; Tickets i,ioo ;
Iss. L. 24,000 ; L. Indicator ; Class. L. Brown's Subject ; Cat
Diet, printed ; Executive com. (Reference not yet opened.)
FRIZINGTON. See ARLBODON and FRIZINGTON.
FRODINGHAH.

Pubuc ; 1903. (Acts not in operation.)
FROMB. (Urban District, pop. 11,057.)

Mechanics' Institute ; 1858 ; Vs. 2,000.
FULHAH. Su LONDON.

GAINSBOROUGH. (Urban District, pop. 20,511.)

Public ; 1903 ; Mr. Wm. Brown ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. £280 ;
Ann. Expend. : Books £y>, Bind. /8, Period. ,£44, SaL and
wages £127 ; Assist. M. i, C. i. Vs. L. 2,370, R. 480 ; Tickets
1,850 ; ISS. L. 37,000, R. 1,000 ; L. Indicator, R. App. fonns
and Open access ; Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. Classified
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GALASHIELS. (Borough, pop. 10,312.)

Public ; 1874 ; Mr. Thomas Somervzlle ; id. ; Rated ; Inc.
/234; Vs. L. 8,000, R. 1,000; Tickets 800; Iss. L. 16,400,
R. 1,000 ; L. Indicator ; Class. L. and R. Alphabetical ; Cat.
L. and R. Diet, and classifi^ on cards ; Executive com.
GALWAT.

Queen's College ; 1849 ; Mr. D'Arcy W, Thompson ; Vs.
40,000.
GATESHEAD. (Borough, pop. 125,120.)

Public ; 1880 ; Mr. H. £. Johnston ; id. ; Inc. :£i.834 ; Ann.
Expend. : Books £400, Bind. £^, Period, fyo, Sal. and wages
/625, Loans ;f300 ; Assist. M. 3, F. 2. C. i ; Vs. L. 15,190.
R. 2,546 ; Borrowers 6,097 '» Iss. L. 114,079, R. 3,304 ; L. Card
charging. Indicator for fiction, R. App. forms ; Class. L.
Numerical in main classes, R. Adjustable ; Cat. L. Diet,
printed (additions on card), R. Diet, on cards ; Children's
separate lending.
GILUNGHAM.

Public ; 1902. (Acts not put into operation.)
GLASGOW. (City, pop. 805,000.)

Public ; 1874 (Mitchell Library), 1899 (Local Act) ; Mr. Francis
T. Barrett ; ^|d. ; Rated partially ; Inc. ^^23,960 ; Ann.
Expend. : Books ;£5,579, Bind. ;£i,i78. Period ;f 1,228, Sal.
and wages £7,378, Loans ;Ji,275 ; Assist. M. 39, F. 85, C. 50;
Vs. L. 140,000, R. 175,000; Tickets* 57.000; Iss. L. 1,650,000,
R. 450.000 ; L.* Card charging (Indicator for fiction and
juvenile), R. App. forms and open access ; Class. Dewey ;
Cat. L. and R. Diet, printed ; *Children*s reading-rooms ;
Coll. of Bums's and Scottish poetry ; Early Glasgow printing ;
Scottish literature in general ; Game of draughts ; ]^anches :
14. and one district r^iding-room. (The Branch *' District "
libraries contain as far as possible different books. Tickets
are available at any library, and books are sent from one
library to another at the reader's request. The Mitchell
Library is for reference only, and details marked * refer to
the branch libraries, some of which have been only recently
opened.

Anderson's College ; Vs. 16,000 ; Ewing musical coll.

Athen/eum ; 1847 '> ^- John Keith ; Vs. 22,000.

Baillie's Institution Free Reference ; 1863 ; Mr. James C.
Ewing ; Rated ; Inc. ;f 1.300 ; Assist. F. 2, C. 2 ; Vs. 23,000 ;
Iss. 42,000 ; App. forms ; Class. Main classes ; Cat. Diet,
printed with MS. supplements ; Anti<;[uarian coll. the property
of the Glasgow Archaeological Society ; Public aamitted ;
Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

Factjlty of Physicians and Surgeons ; 1698 ; Mr. Alex-
ander Duncan, LL.D. ; Rated ; Assist. M. i, C. i ; Iss. L.
892, R. 2,416 ; Cat. L. and R. Diet, classified printed and on
cards.

Queen Margaret College (the Women's Department of the
University of Glasgow) ; 1878 ; Miss Galloway (Hon. Sec.).

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GLASGOW (continued)—

Royal PmLOSOPHiCAL Society of Glasgow ; 1802 ; Mr.
Frank Martin, F.S.A. ; Vs. 15.000.

Seamen's Friend Society ; 1822 ; Mr. Jambs Taylor ; Vs.
1,000.

Stirling's and Glasgow, Miller Street ; 1791 ; Mr. W. J. S.
Patsrson ; Inc. ^^900 ; Assist. M. i, F. 4, C. i ; Vs. L. and R.
50,000 ; Tickets 720 ; Iss. L. and R. 103,000 ; L. Card charg-
ing, R. App. forms ; Class, Numerical in main classes ; Cat.
L. and R. Diet, printed and on cards. Free for reference
only. Open 10 a.m. to 10 p.m.

United Free Church Theological College ; 1856 ; Mr. John
Mair ; Vs. 33,000 ; App. forms ; Cat. Diet, on cards.

University ; Mr. James L. Galbraith ; Assist. M. 6, C. i ;
Vs. 200,000 ; Cat. Diet, printed and classified printed ; Open
to the public, hours 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.. Sat. 10 to i.
GLBNALMOND (Perth). See METHVEN.
GLOSSOP. (Borough, pop. 21,526.)

PuBUC ; 1888 ; Miss Harriet Warhurst ; Assist. M. i, C. i ;
Vs. 4,000 ; Tickets 400 ; L. Card chaining, R. Aj^. forms ;
Class. Numerical ; Cat. Diet, printed ; Branch : i.
GLOUCESTER. (Qty, pop. 51,000.)

Public ; 1894 ; Mr. Roland Austin ; id. ; Inc. ^^960 ; Ann.
Expend. : Books £240, Bind. ;fioo. Period. £$$» Sal. and
wages ;£4io ; Assist. M. 4, C. i ; Vs. L. 12,583, R. 8.667 I
Tickets 5.700 ; Iss. L. 135*433' R* 6,992 ; L. Open access and
card charging, R. App. forms and open access ; Class L. and
R. Dewey ; Cat. Classified printed, R. Diet, sheaf ; County
coll. ; Engineering coll. ; Executive com.
GODALMIMG. (Borough, pop. 8,748.)

Charterhouse School ; 1872 ; Mr. J. L. Stokes ; Vs. 12,000.
GOOLE. (Urban District, pop. 16,576.)

Public; 1903; Mr. Albert Hopkinson ; id.; Inc. ;£2i8;
Ann. Expend. : Books £$0, Bind. £14, Period. ;£t8, Sal. and
wages £1 10 ; Assist. M. i, C. i ; Vs. L. 2,450, R. 850 ; Tickets
3,000 ; Iss. L. 36, 654, R. 4,215 ; L. Indicator, R. App. forms ;
Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. L. Diet, printed (additions
MS.), R. Diet, on cards ; Executive com.
GORSEINON.

PuBUC ; 1902.
GORTON. (Urban District, pop. 26,564.)

Public ; 1897 ; Miss Anne Smith ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. 1^380 ;
Assist. F. i, C. I ; Vs. L. 5,000, R. 100 ; Tickets 2,500 ; Iss.
L. 22,000 ; Open access ; Class. Author ; School libraries.
GOSPORT and ALVERSTOKE. (Parish, pop. 29,000.)

Public ; 1886 ; Mr. Edwin Pink Dash ; id. ; Rated ; Inc.
/460 ; Ann. Expend. : Books £$$, Bind. ^20, Period. £$7,
Sal. and wages £163, Loans £i$3 ; Assist. F. 2, C. i ; Vs. L.
8,750, R. 700 ; Iss. L. 63,000, R. 2,000 ; L. Indicator, R.
App. forms and open access ; Class L. Adjustable ; Cat. L.
and R. Diet, printed and classified on cards ; Executive com.



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OOVAN. (Borough, pop. 9i,oooJ

Elder, Frbe ; 1900 ; Mr. kobbrt Robbrtsom ; Pay County
rates ; Inc. lyoo ; Ann. Expend. : Books £90, Period. ;J6o,
Sal. and wages £264 ; Assist. M. 2, F. 2, C. 2 ; Vs. R. 4»8<» ;
Iss. R. 44,000 ; R. App. forms ; Class. Dewey ; Cat. Diet, on
cards ; Children's reading-room ; Engineering and ship-
building coll. (Endowed ; reference library only.)
Thom's ; 1842 ; Vs. 1,000.

6RANDB0R0U6H.

Public ; 1896. (Acts not in operation.)

GRANGEMOUTH. (Borough, pop. 9.000.)

Public ; Victoria, 1887 ; Mr. Wm. C. Dibbs ; id. ; Rated and
pay Income Tax, and Inhab, Ho. Duty; Inc. ;£38o ; Ann.
Expend. : Books ;ifioo. Bind, l^. Period, izo, Sal. and Wages
;£8o ; Vs. L. and R. 6,200 ; Iss. L. and R. 23,863 ; L. Indi-
cator ; Cat. Classified printed.

GRAVESBND. (Borough, pop. 30,000.)

PUBUC ; 1893 ; Mr. Albx. J. Philip ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. i6y> ;
Ann. Expend. : Books £80, Bind. £35, Period. £6$, Sal. and
wages ;J235 ; Assist. M. 3 {2 pupils), C. i ; Vs. L. 7,377» R-
1,725; Tickets 2.784; Iss. L. 63,128, R. (readers), 20.000
(excluding directories, etc.) ; L. Indicator with optional open
access. Class. L. Adjustable modified, R. Subject; Cat. L.
Diet, classified printed, R. Diet, classified on cards ; Children's
half-hour talks ; Exhibition periodically ; Executive com.

GRAYS THURROCK. (Urban District, pop. 17.600.)

Public ; 1893 ; Mr. Francis William Saxton ; id. ; Rated
and Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. ;^245 ; Ann. Expend. : Books ;£io ;
Bind. ;£i6. Period. ^^41. Sal. and wages ;£i04 ; Assist. M. i ;
Vs. L. 4,389, R. 353 ; Tickets 2,000 ; Iss. L. 38.850, R. 395 ;
L. Open access and card charging, R. App. forms and open
access ; Class. L. and R. Adjustable ; Cat. L. and R. Qassined
on cards ; Executive com.

GREAT CROSBY (near Uverpool). (Urban District, pop. 11,605.)
Public ; 1903 ; Miss Lydia M. Bartlett ; id. ; Rated, and
pay Income Tax ; Inc. /288 ; Assist. F. 2 (i voluntary),
and I cleaner; Vs. L. and R. 31,476; Tickets 1,309; Iss. L.
40.000, R. 3,084 ; L. Card charging, R. App. forms ; Class.
L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. L. and R. Classified prmted ; Children's
reading-room ; Executive com.

GREAT HARWOOD. See HARWOOD, GREAT.

GREAT WTRLET.
Public ; 1898.

GREENOCK. (Borough, pop. 68, 1 1 5.)

Public ; 1900 ; Mr. Joseph Mackbnzie Lbightok ; id. ;
Rated and pay Income Tax ; Inc. ;£i,58o ; Ann. Expend. :
Books ;£224, Bind. Ijj, Period. £gs, Sal. and wages £547.
Loans £27$ ; Assist M. 10, F. 1, C. 4 ; Vs. L. 22,000, R. 4,000 ;
Tickets 15,410; Iss. 209.941 ; L. Indicator, R. App. forms;
Class. L. Dewey modified, R. Dewey ; Cat. L. Diet, printed »
R. Diet, typed sheaf ; Children's room.

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OREEMOCK (cofUinued) -

MscHANics' Institutb ; 1837 ; Vs. 8,000.

Watt Monument ; 1783 ; Mr. W. N. Shaw ; Vs. 22,000 ; Cat.
printed.
GRKINWIOH. See LONDON.
GREBTLAND. See WEST VALE.
GRIMSBT. (County Borough, pop. 70,000.)

Public ; 1899 ; Mr. David Henry Geddie. F.R.Hist.S. ; id. ;



wages £358, Loans /143 ; Assist. M. 4, r. i, C 2 ; vs. L,.
13,320, R. 3,680; Tickets 3,600; Iss. L. 93,060, R. 1,055;
L. Indicator and card charging, R. App. forms ; Class. L. and
R. Dewey ; Cat. L. Diet, printed, R. Diet, typed on cards ;
Children's lending ; Lincolnshire coU. ; Fisheries coll.

GUERNSEY. (Island, pop. 42,730.)

GuiiXE-ALLds ; 1856 ; Mr. Basil T. Rows well ; Assist.
M. 4, F. 2, C. 2 ; Vs. L. 45,000, R. 25,000 ; Iss. L. and
R. 56,608 ; L. Indicator for fiction ; Cat. Diet, and classified
printed ; Lectures ; Coll. of Channel Island books and paint-
ings ; Museum ; Art gallery ; Branch : i. (Library founded
and endowed by late Mr. T. Guille and late Mr. F. M. Allds.)
Admission by small subscription.

GUILDFORD. (Borough, pop. 23,000.)

Working Men's Institute ; 1892 ; Mr. Frederick H. Elsley ;
Rated, pay Income Tax and Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. £791 :
Ann. Expend. : Books and Bind. /102, Period. /77 ; Assist.
M. I, C. I ; Vs. L. 9i620, R. 400 ; Tickets 1,600 ; Iss. 42.324 ;
Cat. Main sections ; Lectures.

HAOKNBT. See LONDON.
HAILETBURT.

College ; 1862 ; Mr. W. Kennedy, B.A. ; Vs. 11,000.
HALE.

Public ; 1903. (Acts not put into operation.)
HALIFAX. (County Borough, pop. 108,000.)

Public ; 1881 ; Mr. Edward Green ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. ;£i,900 :

Ann. Expend. : Books ;£200, Bind. £io, Period. ;^ioo, Sal. and

«QP«Wages ;£6oo ; Assist. M. 3, F. 4. C. 8 ; Vs. L. 35,000, R. 18,000 ;

Ptjiat^®*® 7,647 ; Iss. L. 185,000, R. 15,000; L. and R. Open

A^^ and card charging ; Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. L.

y ~tV Diet' printed and sheaf ; School libraries ; Delivery

GOSPORT and ^ ' Museums ; Art gallery ; Branch : i. Library



r^: A«« Institute ; 1859 ; Vs.
ii?i.dwag« - «^i825?Vs.i5..



10,000.
000.



w^..^ and wages \
8.7SO. R. 700; U 1.356.)

App. forms and o^P- Eitans ; Vs. i.ooo; Tickets 100; L.
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HALTON. (Parish, pop. 1,238.)
Public ; 1895.
Chesshyrss ; 1733 ; Rev. George D. Wray ; Vs. SfOoo-

HAMILTON. (Borough, pop. 40,000.)

Public ; 1901 ; Mr. J. Colin Brown ; id. (Library not yet
open.)

HAMMBRSMITH. See LONDON.

HAMPSTBAD. See LONDON.

HAMPTON.

Public ; 1900.

HANDSWORTH (Torks).

PuBUc ; 1903. (Acts not m operation.)

HANDSWORTH. (Urban District, pop. 69,000.)

PuBuc ; 1876; Mr. Arnold G. Burt; id.; Inc. :fi,Soo;
Ann. Expend. : Books £2$^' Bind. ly$. Period. /85, Sal. and
wages li6o ; Loans ;£230, Assist. M. 5, F. i, C. 2 ; Vs. L.
18,000, R. 3,000; Tickets 4,300; Iss. L. 132,000, R. 3,500;
L. Indicator (fiction and juvenile card charging), R. App.
forms ; Class. Dewey ; Cat. L. Classified printed, R. on cards .
School libraries ; Photographic survey, tiandsworth section ;
Executive com. ; Branch : i.

HANLBT (Stafford). (Pop. 62,737.)

Public ; 1884 '* Mr. Arthur J. Mil ward ; id. ; Inc. ;f9so ;
Ann. Expend. : Books ;£iio. Bind. ^£50, Period /loS, Sal. and
wages ;f396. Loans £2^ ; Assist. F. 4, C. 2 ; vs. L. 11,450.
R- 3.380; Boys' room 1,810; Tickets 2,589; Iss. L. 68,661,
R. 14,989, bojrs' room 25,387 ; L. Card charging, R. App.
forms and open access ; Class. L. and R. Main classes ; C^t.
L. and R. Diet, printed ; Children's reading-room ; School
libraries ; Museum ; Coll. of works on pottery ; Executive
com. ; Branch evening reading-room.

HANWELL. (Urban District, pop. 20,000.)

Public ; 1903 ; Mr. Frank Pocock ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. ^^300 ;
Ann. Expend. : Books £^0, Bind. ^25, Period. £y}, Sal. and
wages ;Ji40 ; Assist. M. i, C. i ; Vs. L. 3,209, R. 234 ; Tickets
1,416; Iss. L. 59,564; L. Indicator, R. App. forms; Class.
Brown's Subject ; Cat. Diet, printed ; Lectures ; Executive
com.

HARLESDBN. See WILLBSDBN.

HARRINGTON (1899). See WORKINGTON.

HARROGATE. (Borough, pop. 32,000.)

Public ; 1886 ; Mr. Georgb W. Byers ; id. ; Rated and
Income Tax ; Inc. /990 ; Ann. Expend. : Books £130, Bind.
/50, Period. £go, Sal. and wages £^40 ; Assist. M. 2, F. 3,
C. 3 ; Vs. L. 13.753 ; R- 1.529 ; Tickets 5,945 ; Iss. L. 104,563,
R. 4,269 ; L. Indicator and card charging, R. App. forms and
open access ; Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. L. Diet, printed,
R. Diet, on cards ; Children's reading-room ; Silent reading-
lessons for senior classes from elementary schools ; Branches :
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HARROW.

School (Vaughan) ; 1863 : Mr. P. B. Lascellss. M.A., F.S.A. ;
C. I : Vs. 11,000.

HARTLEPOOL. (Borough, pop. 24.00a)

Public ; 1891 ; Mr. Jambs S. Ord ; id. ; Inc. ^330 ; Ann.
Expend. : Books £4,6, Bind. /12. Period. £29, Sal. and wages
/102 ; Assist. M. 2, C. I ; Vs. L. 4,950. R. 550 ; Tickets 1,200 ;
Iss. L. 30,000 ; L. Indicator. R. Open access and signatore
book ; Class. Main classes ; Cat. L. classified printed, R. MS. ;
County coll. ; School libraries.

HARTLEPOOL, WEST. (County Borough, pop. 67.000.)

Public; 1891 ; Mr. J. A. Louis Downey; id.; Inc. £1,120;
Ann. Expend. : Books igo. Bind. £20, Period. ^85, Sal. and
wages £2^, Loans ;£2i6 ; Assist M. i. F. 2, C. i ; Vs. L.
12.646, R. 3,666 ; Tickets 2.850 ; Iss. L. 93,770, R. 4.500 ;
L. Indicator. R. App. forms and open access ; Class. L. Close,
R. Numerical ; Cat L. Diet, printed. R. Manuscript on cards.

HARWOOD» GREAT. (Urban District, pop. 2.015.)

Co-operative Society ; 1875 » M^- L. W. Law ; Rated ; Inc.
/160 ; Ann. Expend. : Period, f 30 ; Assist. M. i, C. i ; Vs.
L. 3,020, R. 100 ; Tickets 600 ; L. Ledger charging ; Class
L. Adjustable ; Cat. L. and R. Classified printed ; Lectures.
(Open to members of society only.)

HASLINODEN.

Public ; 1900.
HASTINGS. (County Borough, pop. 65,528.)

Corporation Reference (founded by Lord Brassey. 188 1) ;
1888 ; Mr. Edward Henry Marshall. M.A. ; Vs. 10.000.

HAVERFORDWEST.

Dr. Henry Owen Library ; Vs. and MSS. about 8,000. (Has
been offered to the county on condition that its maintenance
is provided for.)
HAWARDEN.

St. Deiniol's ; 1894 ; Rev. G. C. Joyce ; Assist. M. 2 ; Vs. R.
37.000 ; Open access ; Cat. Author and subject se
on cards. (Library founded and endowed by the
W. E. Gladstone.)
HAWICK. (Borough, pop. I7f303.)

Public ; 1878 ; Mr. Richard L. H alley ; id. ; Rated and pay
Income Tax and Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. £%70 ; Ann. Expend. :
Books ;£40. Bind. £y>. Period. ;^35, Sai and w^es £125;
C. I ; Vs. L, 23.000, R. 5, 000 ; Tickets 2,000 ; Iss. L. 36.985,
R- 4*555 ; L. Indicator ; Cat. L. Diet printed, R. Diet, on
cards ; Children's lending library separate ; Executive com.
HAWORTH,

M Public ; 1898. (Acts not put into operation.)
HATLE.

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HBBDBN BRIDGE. (Urban District, pop. 8,000.)
Public ; 1902. (Acts not yet in operation.)
Co-operative ; 1887 ; Rated ; Inc. £$27 ; Ann. Expend. :
Books jjio. Bind. £S, Period. £99, SaL and wages £82 ;
Assist. M. r, C. 7 ; Vs. L. 3,655, R. 400 ; Tickets 550 ; Iss.
15.600; L. Indicator; Class. Alphabetical; Cat. Diet, and
classified printed ; Lectures and concerts* Admission on
production of own or friend's share-book. (The library has
Deen offered to the Local Authority in the event of the Acts
being put into operation.)
HIOKHOBDWIKB.
Public ; 1903.
HBMBL HBHPSTBD.

Public ; 1897. (Acts not in operation.)
HBRBFORD. (Borough, pop. 21.382.)

Public ; 1871 ; Mr. James Cockcroft ; ijd. ; Residence rated ;
Income Tax, Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. £692 ; Ann. Expend. :
Books £$7, Bind. £29, Period. £$8, Sal. and wages ;j28o ;
Assist. M. 2, C. 2 ; Vs. L. 12,240, R. 3,800 ; Tickets 2,103 '»
Iss. 57,981. R. 12.649; L. Indicator and card charging.
R. App. forms and open access ; Cat. Diet, printed ;
Museum ; Lectures ; Executive com.
Cathedral ; 1380 ; Vs. 2.000.
EffiRtTORD. (Borough, pop. 9.322.)

Public ; 1855 ; Mr. Ernest H. Lawrence ; id. ; Rated,
Income Tax, and Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. £260 ; Ann. Expend. :
Books /70, Bind. £^0, Period. ;£20, Sal and wages. ;£ioo ;
Assist. M. I ; Vs. L. 1^,654. R. 13,424; Iss. L. 10,000, R.
2,000 ; L. Indicator (fiction only) ; Cat. Diet. MS. cards
(printed cat. in progress).
HBSTON. See HOUNSLOW.
HBTWOOD (Lsnet). (Borough, pop. 24,458.)

Public ; 1874 ; Mr. George G. Chiswell ; id. ; Rated ; Inc.
£420; Assist. F. I ; Vs. L. 12,093; Tickets 1,080; Iss. L.
26,000 ; L. and R. Ledger ; Oass. L. and R« Alphabetical ;
Cat. L. and R. Diet, printed ; Children's reading-room ;
School libraries ; Executive com.
HtlOHOATB.

School ; 1750 ; Rev. G. W. Douton ; Vs. 1,600.



HtlNCKLBT. (Urban District, pop. 1 1,304.)

Ham!

DO ; Tickets 325 ;
R. 500; L. Indicator, R. tickets; Cat. L. and R. 'Diet.



Free ; 1888 ; Mr. Geo. Hamson ; id. ; Inc. /200 ; Assist.
M. I, C. I ; Vs. L. 4,000, R. 400 ; Tickets 325 ; Iss. L. 15,000.



printed ; Executive com.
HIBDUT. (Urban District, pop. 20,000.)

Public (Leyland) ; 1887; Mr. Herbert H. Smith; id.;
Rated ; Inc. £447 ; Ann. Expend. : Books £27, Period. £23,
Sal. and wages £17$ ; Assist. M. i, C. man and wife ; Vs. L.
4,450 ; Iss. L. 10,214 ; L. Indicator ; Class. L. Dewey ; Cat.
L. Diet, printed ; Delivery station. (Reierence reorganizing.)



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HOLYHEAD. (Urban District, pop, 10,079.)

Public ; 1896 ; Miss Nslus Thomas ; id. ; Inc. ;£i20 ; Assist.
F. I, C. I ; Vs. L. 1.802, R. 593 ; Tickets 160 ; Iss. L. 2,379 ;
L. and R. Open access ; Cat. L. Classified ; Executive com.
HOLYWELL.

Public ; 1902.
HORBURY.

Public ; 1902.
HORNSEY. (Borough, pop. 89,540.)

Public ; 1896 ; Mr. Thos. Johnston ; id. ; Residences only
rated ; Inc. ^2,91 5 ; Ann. Expend. : Books ;£200, Bind. ^^92,
Period. ;£6i, Sal. and wages ^(932, Loans 1,089 '» Assist. M. 13.
C. 4 ; Vs. L. 29,572, R. 1,969 ; Tickets 12,797 ; Iss. L. 315,004,
R. 8,631 ; L. Open access and card charging, R. App. forms ;
Class. L. and K. Adjustable ; Cat. L. Classified on cards,
R. Classified printed and sheaf ; Lectures ; School Ubraries ;
Executive com. ; Branches : 2.
HORWIGH.

Public ; 1906.
HOUNSLOW. (Heston and Isleworth Urban District, pop. 35.000.)
Public ; 1903 ; Mr. D. Loinaz ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. ;f8oo ; Ann.
Expend. : Books £So, Bind. ^40, Period. £7$, SaL and wages
£350, Loans £iS4 ; Assist. M. 3, C. i ; Vs. L. 7,244. R. 405 ;
Tickets 2,920 ; Iss. L. 69,532, R. 821 ; L. Indicator, R. App.
forms ; Class. L. and R. Dewey ; Cat. L. and R. Class. Md. ;
Lectures ; Executive com. ; Branch : i.
HOVE. (Borough, pop. 41.040)

Public ; 1891 ; Mr. John W. Lister ; id. ; Rated ; Inc. /i,555 ;
Ann. Expend. : Books ;£30o. Bind. ^90, Period. £go, Sal.
and wages ;£500 ; Assist. M. 5, C. i ; Vs. L. 13,000, R. 5,500 ;
Tickets 4,619; Iss. L. 108,548, R. 14,104; L. Open access.
R. App. forms and open access ; Class. L. and K. Dewey ;
Cat. L. and R. Classified on cards ; Architectural coll. ;
Shakespeariana ; Museum.
HUGKNALL TORKARD. (Urban District, pop. 1,600.)

PuBuc ; 1884 ; Mr. Albert Brecknock ; id. ; Inc. ;£i8o ;

Ann. Expend. : Books ;{20, Bind. ;£io, Sal. and wuges £So ;

W. E.ooo; Tickets 1,000; Iss. L. 14,500; L. Indicator and

HAWIGK. (B^rgmg. Class. Main classes ; Cat. Diet, printed ;

Public ; i8', Delivery station : i.

Income Tax eJCounty Borough, pop. 96,218.)

Books £40, BinU 1871) Library founded 1898 ; Bilr. Arthur

C. I ; Vs. L. 2$,ooC^aLte limit removed ; Rated ; Inc. /2,ioo ;

R. 4,555 ; L. Indicate ^400, Bind. ;^8o. Period. ;i^i20, SaL and

cards ; Children's lendin;^ F. 2, C. 3 ; Vs. L. 23,000, R. 4,700 ;

HA WORTH. ^^6.000, R. 7,000; L. open acccM.

m Public; 1898. (Acts not pi access : Class. L. Adjiwtable. R.

HAYLE *^' classified prmted and on cards,

or?», »^ . TQr^ bined on cards ; School libraries ;

PUBLIC , 1896. ^ ^^^^ . Lectm^cs ; Branch : i.



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HUDDBR8FIELD (conHnued^—

Industrial Society, Limited. (Co-operative.)

Technical College ; 1843 '» Vs. 10,000.
HULL. (County Borough, pop. 240,739.)

Public ; 1892 ; Mr. William T. Lawton ; id. ; Rated ; Inc.
£6,2s6 ; Ann. Expend. : Books ;f704. Bind. ;£6i8. Period.
£358, Sal. and ws^es, /i,922. Loans ^1.179; Assist. M. 30,
C. 9; Vs. L. 72,000, K. 15,000; Tickets 25,000; Iss. L.
717,641, R. 29,388 ; L. Indicator, R. App. forms ; Class.
Numerical in main classes ; Cat. L. Diet, printed (additions
on cards), R. Diet, on cards ; Executive com. ; Branches : 4.

Subscription ; 1775 ; Mr. Wm. Andrews ; Vs. 70,000.
HUNTINGDON. (Borough, pop. 4,261.)

Literary and Scientific Institution ; 1840 ; Rev. H. L.
Jackson. M.A. ; Vs. 5,000.
HUNTLT (Seottond). (Parish, pop. 4.899)

Brander ; 1882 ; Miss Mary Gray ; Rated, Income Tax,
Inhab. Ho. Duty ; Inc. ;£i6o ; Ann. Expend. : Books £4g
Period. £28, Sal. and wages. £4$ ; Assist. C. 2 ; Vs. L. 8,210,
R. 200 ; L. Ledfi[er and open access ; Cat. Diet. ; Exliibits of
minerals, etc. (Not rate supported.)



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