Opening of Thorne Grammar School

Opening of Thorne Grammar School

Image reference: xl05393

Description: A black and white photograph of the opening of Thorne Grammar School, near Doncaster, in September 1930. This school was opened by Princess Mary, who can be seen at the top of the steps leading into the school, with architect Mr H.Wormald and Sir Percy Jackson, Chairman of the West Riding Education Committee.

Keywords: Opening ceremony, School, Royal visit, Steps, People

Place name(s): DN8, Thorne

Date(s): 1930/09/26

Date added to archive: 19/12/2003

Original rights: Unknown

Permission rights: Wakefield Local Studies Library

Digital rights: WMDC Libraries and Information Services

Digital publisher: WMDC, Education and Cultural Services, Libraries and Information Services