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Bewerley Street Infant School, Bewerley Street (Hunslet) (17 comments)
Black & White image4th June 1964 View of the first Leeds Board School, Bewerley Street Infant School in Bewerley Street. The playground is visible through the railings on the right. The building was designed by George Corson and opened on August 8th 1873. The school eventually just catered for Juniors (7 – 11 Years), and the Infants were moved to a school on Hunslet Hall Road, around the 1930s.
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Bewerley Street Infant School, from Bewerley Street (Hunslet) (10 comments)
Black & White image4th June 1964 View of the first School Board School to be built in Leeds. The School Board was newly elected on 28th November, 1870 and the first Chairman was Sir Andrew Fairbairn. Bewerley Street Infant School was designed by famous Leeds architect, George Corson and opened on August 8th 1873. By the 1950s, the school was for Juniors (7 – 11 Years), the Infants having moved to a school on Hunslet Hall Road.
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Bewerley Street Infant School, seen from the rear in Kirkland Place (Hunslet) (23 comments)
Black & White image4th June 1964 View showing the buildings and rear entrances of Bewerley Street Infant School. It was the first purpose built school to be erected by Leeds School Board and opened its doors to pupils on August 8th, 1873. It has classrooms with large, arched windows and behind the high wall, toilets are situated. By the 1950s, the school was for Juniors (7 – 11 Years), the Infants having moved to a school on Hunslet Hall Road.
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Bewerley Street Infant School, seen from the rear in Kirkland Place (Hunslet) (2 comments)
Black & White image4th June 1964 Bewerley Street Infant School as seen from the rear in Kirkland Place. The perimeter is surrounded by a high brick wall beyond which the outside toilets are situated. This was the very first school in Leeds to be built by the School Board which was formed in 1871, and George Corson was the architect. By the 1950s, the school was for Juniors (7 – 11 Years), the Infants having moved to a school on Hunslet Hall Road.
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Bewerley Street nos. 64 - 68, Houghton Street (Hunslet) (4 comments)
Black & White image4th June 1964 These are through by light houses with only one entrance. The houses with access from Bewerley Street have windows only on Purton Street. On the right edge a corner of Bewerley Street Infant (at this date, Junior)School can be seen.
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