List of names as written Various modes of spelling Authorities for spelling Situation Description remarks
TOWN HOUSE [Peebles] Townhouse
Town House
Town House
Mr John Stirling, Provost.
Mr A. Donaldson. Senr, [Senior] Bailie
Armstrong's map of Peebles
Johnston's Map of Peebles
013 [Situation] About 10 chains East of the Church
A plain building two storeys high Situated on the South side of the North Street. The Council Room where the Provost and Council sit and deliberate on matters in Connnection the Burgh, is on the ground floor at the rere of the building. There is also a ball or concert room News Room and library & Museum Contained in the upper flat of the building. The News room is open daily from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and is free to all who are subscribers to the library other parties are charged 1d per Visit The library contains many hundred of volums which treat of different Subjects The Museum Contains different Kinds of Fossils with many other old and curious things of bygone years

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