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Morley Technical School outing

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Morley Technical School outing
1921. Image shows the Summer Surveying School class of 1921, seated in a charabanc on the occasion of a class outing. Members of the class can also be seen in image 2007328_163150. The Secondary & Technical School was opened in 1909 on 4 acres of land beteween Fountain Street and Scatcherd Lane in Morley. It was renamed Morley Grammar School in 1930, and became Morley Academy in 2011.

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B Hallam

Wow, if you're at all imaginative, this is one heck of a photograph. That contraption, they gave the odd name Charabanc, was what we have long called a bus...but just look at it. Imagine riding in that thing, and it was 1921. I can certainly remember driving on cobbled roads, but doing so in a vehicle with rock hard solid tyres, and with no suspension to speak of, I cannot imagine. Note how the only visible concession to passenger comfort, is a fold-away soft top, and what appear to be rolls of rolled-up side curtains on each door. The good old days..?? I don't think so. Tickets please?




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