|||Tingley Methodist members at the sod cutting ceremony for the new Sunday School (Tingley) (1 comment)
|20th April 1908.
Image shows some of the Tingley Methodist members involved in the opening of Tingley Methodist Sunday School in Westerton Road. The sod cutting ceremony took place on the very cold and wintry Easter Monday of 1908. Those who took part were issued with a certificate to commemorate the occasion. Most of them are women who have brought along their garden spades and are wearing mens' flat cloth caps. Photograph from the David Atkinson Archive.
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|||Tingley Methodist Sunday School, War Memorial. (Tingley) (1 comment)
Image shows the War Memorial located in front of Tingley Methodist Sunday School. It was unveiled on 10th October 1920. The Sunday School building replaced an older structure and opened on 7th November 1908. It cost £1,400 to build. The previous school was converted to a Men's Institute in 1909.
Photograph from David Atkinson Archive.
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