Back to School Exhibition
‘Back to School’: The Village School in 50 Objects
Explore the history of local village schools in Rutland, from the Victorian period through to the 1920s.
This temporary exhibition at the museum will feature school photographs, certificates and awards, exercise books and school work, samplers and more…
Here is just a small selection of some of the old school photographs which will be displayed:
Barrowden School, 1920
Clipsham School, 1900
Essendine School, 1920
Schoolchildren dressed for May Day celebrations.
Exton School, 1914
Thistleton School, 1908
Wing School Cricketers, 1907
Six of these twelve boys were to die as a result of the First World War. To find out more – visit the exhibition.