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Kirkland and Blencarn Village Room and Institute

"Originally the village school, this attractive building was extended and fully modernised in 1999 with the help of lottery and EU funding.  It is capable of catering for 30 people seated at tables, up to a maximum of 50." 

"Blencarn by Board school, built 1878; closed 1933; became Kirkland and Blencarn recreation room and village hall. (prior to that there had been a school in Culgaith - free school for children of Culgaith and Blencarn founded 1775"

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Former school, Blencarn, Culgaith CP

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Charity number: 237674
County: Cumbria
Grid ref: NY638312


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