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Nether Edge Grammar School (1927-1958)

logoThe purpose of this web site is to record an account of the short life of the Nether Edge Grammar School (1927-1958), in words and photographs.The site contains a photo gallery of the School buildings and associated facilities (below), a brief history of the school written by Joan Flett, together with a description and illustration of the School buildings and layout. Coverage is also given to the details and character of the teachers, accounts of the school from the long time head master H Smith, the transition to Abbeydale Grammar School for Boys in 1958 by George Wilkinson, a history of the Brincliffe Grammar School, which continued in the Union Road buildings by Peter Spinks, unattributed articles by early teachers? and finally recollections< of the students themselves. Also covered are Class photos, where available. 1951 Speech Day Programme, page 1page 2, courtesy Raymond Nicholson.
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1954 panarama of the whole school – courtesy, Graham Cooper


The 1955 issue of The Torch –
courtesy, Graham Cooper
I am always interested in new material to add to this site, in particular photos of the school interior and the now demolished Arts & Craft block, also further Class photos and recollections of school days.


Nether Edge Grammar School
MORE PHOTOS OF MAIN BLOCK

MORE PHOTOS OF GYM/SCIENCE BLOCK
Main Block Gym/Science Block

MORE PHOTOS OF SPORTS GROUND
Victoria Hall
MORE PHOTOS OF VICTORIA HALL
Sports Ground & Swimming Baths Victoria Hall
Image courtesy Sheffield Libraries, Archives & Information;
published in the Time Machine CD-Rom
not for download or further use.
main stairs
Art and Craft Block MORE INTERIOR PHOTOS

 

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