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Although ‘public’ libraries had been in existence in many alternative types for several hundred years, the extent of public access had at all times been limited, usually by the requirement to pay a membership, or borrowing charge. This naturally excluded the poorest in society, and it was not until the Public Libraries Act 1850 that this started to change. The act enabled local boroughs in England and Wales to fund free public entry libraries from local taxation.
The railway station at the hamlet of Damems on the outskirts of Keighley is considered the smallest in Britain. At one railway carriage in length it was never expected to be particularly busy, and only the first and final companies of the day stopped there. Its main function was to … Read more