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Oulton Institute.
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Undated. In 1893 the Squire of Oulton Edmund Calverley donated the land for the Oulton Institute to be built on. The building which was originally a single storey construction was opened in 1894. The second storey was added later. View of building is taken from Quarry Hill.

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Sheila Jackson

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My grandparents, Sam and Eliza Mary Warwick were caretakers in the late 1920's and early 30's and my mother Betty was born in the caretaker's house in the back on a day in March 1929 when it was so hot that the grass in the field caught fire.

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Keith Clarkson

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I use to walk past this building everyday on my way home from school in the mid 80s (oulton Junior school) infact in 1997 it was the first time I was old enough to vote, and yes I voted Labour in there sorry Im sure it wasnt all my fault, they have been in a while now.

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17-Dec-2008

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