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St. Marys’ School
The area between the school and the Misbourne is called Barn Meadow. It used to belong to the Weller’s Brewery but was bought by the local Council in about 1931.
These buildings have been through many changes of use in the last 100 years as can be seen in the photos below.
Listen to Reg Mason’s memories of the school and Back Lane
R1_0034 Cricket on Barn Meadow
also David Revel talking about St. Mary’s School and the effect of the evacuees in WWII R1_0006
and Gerald Lee talking in 2004 to Diana Goodbody about the Italian POWs at Mantles Green Farm at the end of School Lane R1_0011
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