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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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11.01 | 13:28

your mum was 1 of my best friends, Amanda, she lived across the burgesses fields on Highfield rd if i remember we used to walk to school together sorry to hear

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04.01 | 00:56

My Grandfather (Herbert Franks b1907) went here, leaving in 1921 for Holycroft Preparatory School 1921-2923 (Day & Evening). Possibly the boy 2nd row far right.

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14.12 | 20:51

I remember you Stephen I was in same class as you I am still trying to get hold of the photo we had taken with Mrs topham I have lost mine .

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27.11 | 21:11

Was there around 1964 teacher Mrs brayshaw

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