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Ref No SE/4/2/35/4
TitlePoster issued by Mayor of St.Helens, headed "Cowley Trust New Schools".
Date 19 Jan 1881
DescriptionPoster invited townsmen to meet the mayor to 'consider steps to facilitate completion of Cowley's new schools'.
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NotesBuilding of the new schools was halted in 1879 due to insufficient funds. In 1881, the mayor, James Harrison, launched an appeal for further funds to complete the schools but only £100 was raised. A further appeal in 1882 was successful. The schools were finished and opened in Oct 1882.
Physical DescriptionBlack lettering on white background. Torn in places at the creases.
AccessStatusOpen
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