HISTORIC GODALMING

British School building, Bridge Road

 

 

The British School had been founded in Harts Yard in the High Street on 17 December 1812.The original building on this site was built in 1813. and it was remodeled and enlarged in 1872.

British Schools were non-conformist and were set up under the educational principles of Dr Lancaster. Although these principles had been derived from those of Dr Bell's National (Church of England) Schools, the British School was set up in direct competition to the Bell School in The Mint.

The building is now uased as an infant school.

 


HISTORICAL IMAGES

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