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Former Londonderry School


"This edifice erected in 1850 by Frances Anne Vane Marchioness of Londonderry as an encouragment to the colliers to promote the moral and religious education of their children and as a lasting memorial of the interest she takes in their welfare." (Inscription on the former school)

West Rainton Grade II Listed 1850
from https://historicengland.org...
FORMER LONDONDERRY SCHOOL, NOW OFFICES OF CHEVRON ROOFING - West Rainton - List Entry
- "School, now offices. Dated 1850 for Marchioness of Londonderry on panel over door. Coursed squared gritty sandstone with quoins and ashlar dressings; Welsh slate roof with stone gable copings. T ...

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Simon Cotterill

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List number: 1120738
List grade: 2
County: County Durham
Grid ref: NZ3228046749

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