Collection AR71 - Winterbourne Girls School: Seaford Journey Log Book

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Winterbourne Girls School: Seaford Journey Log Book


  • May 1931 (Creation)

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1 vol

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(1936 - 1996)

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Opened as a post-infants girls school in 1907. Reorganised for junior girls only in April 1932. Evacuated to Moulscomb School, Brighton, Sussex on 4 September 1939. Returned to Croydon 1 April 1940.

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Donated by Mrs Avril Thompson (n233e Frater), February 1995.

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Accession Number: A71

Winterbourne Girls School Seaford Journey Log Book

Log book of trip by Winterbourne Girls School to Seaford and Sussex, compiled by Avril Frater.

Item date: 1931

Accession date: 13/2/1995

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Log book of trip by Winterbourne Girls School to Seaford and Sussex, compiled by Avril Frater, aged 9, of Form 4A. The book is in a loose leaf format, with a printed cover. It mainly consists of duplicated sheets prepared by teachers (giving practical arrangements for the trip, maps, background information on places to be visited, exercises to be done, etc); with further material added by Avril Frater, including answers to exercises; sketches; 3 photographs; 13 pressed flowers; etc.

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Records of Winterbourne Junior Girls School are held at SCH151.

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