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A little Birdie told me you'd been really nice - leave a little message on my Wall Messages on the wall are free unless you would like to make a small donation to our current charity, The Royal British Legion, we have a collection box in the office.

 

Happy Birthday
Henry

From your Godmother
Auntie M

Good Luck John
Enjoy your new job, but don't forget us in Sheringham
Missing you already
Biffo

OLD SCHOOL DAYS - Sheringham County Primary School
We have been given the old photograph below by Mr Shepherd, who we would like to thank. It is of Mrs Wilton's class.

This was taken in the gardens of 'Hillcot', Abbey Road, approximately 1942-43, after the school had been moved into private houses following a near miss in an attack on the school or railway line in broad daylight.
We thought that this would be an appropriate time to put in the photos below, kindly supplied once again by Violet.

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The old school stood on this site for many years prior to being sold off for development in 1987. It was sold on the instructions of Norfolk County Council by auction on Friday 27 March, 1987. The Awction was held at Southlands Hotel.
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The vendors write-up described it as 'Former Primary School Buildings occupying a valuable site of approximately 0.92 acre in the heart of the Town Centre, with planning permission for re-development or conversion'. Looking back, maybe they should have kept it in use!

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Back Row left to right
Peter 'Funf' Hopewell, Brian Cooper, unknown, Alan 'Spike' Forstick, Victor 'Caline' Woodhouse, Paul Smith, Brian Wright.
2nd Row
Charles Gosling, Robert 'Reuben' Cooper, William 'Cutty' Craske, Patrick Devey, unknown, Richard Shepherd, Desmond Cooper, Norman Collier, Alan 'Fatty' Little
Front Row
Leslie Collings, Alec Welch, William 'Tom' Starling, John Holsey, Peter Hunt, Peter Parker, Gerald 'Thoke or Lick' Knowles

Do you know who the missing links are, if so, we would love to hear from you.

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