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Washington Grammar School

( Spout Lane )

Grammar School Buildings

View from The School Playing Fields
Science Block (plus Art)  -  Main Teaching Building  -  Library, Dining Room, Admin etc.  -  'Old Physics Building'

The Biology Laboratory

( circa 1966 )

Biology Lab

Pupils hard at work.  One deep in thought ... or stuck!

The Headmaster

Headmaster

aka 'The Boss'
 

Washington Grammar School

( Spout Lane )

Grammar School Buildings

The Main Classroom Block
[ Contributed by Photographer: Keith Charlton, 1958 Intake. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

I think the second highest building was the Library.
[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

Rear of Main Classroom Block
The steps on the right led to the Science Block.

[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

Domestic Science Block (left)  -  Boys' Gym  -  Assembly Room  -  Kitchen/Dining Room  -  Main Block
[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

I left W.G.S. in 1963 - a long time ago!  If I've labelled any of these photographs incorrectly, or could have added more info, please let me know.

Washington Grammar School

( Spout Lane )

Old School Buildings

Known as the 'Old Physics Building' to 1960s pupils, the original school ran along Spout Lane.
 

Grammar School Buildings

The other side of the 'Old Physics Building' - some years later!
[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

Further back from this lovely fa├žade, there were two practical skills workshops for the Boys:
Metalwork Shop
(along left side).   Woodwork Shop (along right side).
[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

Up the Steps to Spout Lane.
[ Photographer: Keith Charlton. ]
 

Grammar School Buildings

I can't get my bearings with this one!
[ Thanks to Photographer: Keith Charlton, 1958 Intake. ]
 

I left W.G.S. in 1963 - a long time ago!  If I've labelled any of these photographs incorrectly, or could have added more info, please let me know.