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Oakworth Wesleyan Board School

Children from the Oakworth Church of England School - undated

1961-2 Football team supplied by Graham Townson

1962-3 Football team supplied by Graham Townson

1962-3 class supplied by Graham Townson

Oakworth Infants abt 1970. Supplied by Jacqui McGinness

1978 Oakworth School. Supplied by Christopher Kelly

1979 Oakworth School. Supplied by Christopher Kelly

1980 Oakworth School. Supplied by Christopher Kelly

Oakworth Wesleyan School 

 The Wesleyan Board School was opened in 1878.The builders were Tuley Bros. of Oakworth.
Designed by George Smith of Bradford. There were 7 classrooms, an infants schoolroom, an assembly room and a hall capable of seating 800 with an organ, the first to be installed by John Laycock of Cross Hills.

A clock and bell tower were added in 1884.

The school closed in 1937.


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17.05 | 15:40

The death has been announced in The Gazette of Coral (Doris Sarah) COOK. Born in 1921, she died on 12 March 2018 aged 96. She was a teacher at Eastwood School

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23.04 | 11:07

is that graham McBride 4th from left bottom row

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11.04 | 23:06

Who was the deputy head in the early 90s wen Mr farrar was head teacher x

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09.04 | 16:49

Had a pang of nostagia and started looking through old school sites. Was there 66 to 69. It would be good to hear from anyone around that period..

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