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Calne

Map of the Civil Parish of Calne

Map of the Civil Parish of Calne - ID 5933

From the Ordnance Survey 1890s revision of the one inch to one mile map. The modern civil parish boundary has been superimposed......

Date Photo Taken 1890s
Uploaded 02/04/2012 15:08:40
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre
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Calne

Carnegie Library, Calne

Carnegie Library, Calne - ID 362

These were libraries provided by Andrew Carnegie, a Scottish born multi-millionaire and philanthropist, who developed the Pittsburgh iron and steel in.....

Date Photo Taken 1905
Uploaded 14/10/2009 15:22:50
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

National Infants' School, Calne

National Infants' School, Calne - ID 830

Built in Mill Street in 1835 it had 120 pupils by 1846. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries there was a steady decline in numbers to a total.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:45:14
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Calne

National Infants' School, Calne

National Infants' School, Calne - ID 831

Built in Mill Street in 1835 it had 120 pupils by 1846. During the late 19th and early 20th centuries there was a steady decline in numbers to a total.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:45:14
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Calne

British Schools, Calne

British Schools, Calne - ID 824

Opened as the British Schools in rooms adjoining Calne Free Church in 1868. There was both a mixed elementary boys and girls school, shown here, and a.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

British Schools, Calne

British Schools, Calne - ID 825

Opened as the British Schools in rooms adjoining Calne Free Church in 1868. There was both a mixed elementary boys, shown here, and girls school and a.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

British Schools, Calne

British Schools, Calne - ID 826

Opened as the British Schools in rooms adjoining Calne Free Church in 1868. There was both a mixed elementary boys and girls school and an infants' sc.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

Calne County Secondary School, Calne

Calne County Secondary School, Calne - ID 827

Formed in 1901 by the amalgamation of Bentley's Free School and Calne Technical School as a school of science for boys aged 9-17. Girls were admitted .....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

Guthrie School, Calne

Guthrie School, Calne - ID 828

Originally set up by the vicar's wife, Mrs Guthrie, for the training of female sevants. The school was built off Wood Street in 1854 and was an off sh.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

Guthrie School, Calne

Guthrie School, Calne - ID 829

Originally set up by the vicar's wife, Mrs Guthrie, for the training of female sevants. The school was built off Wood Street in 1854 and was an off sh.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Holy Trinity C. of E. School, Calne

Holy Trinity C. of E. School, Calne - ID 832

Built in 1867, with a teacher's house, as the Church of England school at Quemerford on a site to the south of the church of 1852-3. The number of pup.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

Holy Trinity C. of E. School, Calne

Holy Trinity C. of E. School, Calne - ID 833

Built in 1867, with a teacher's house, as the Church of England school at Quemerford on a site to the south of the church of 1852-3. The number of pup.....

Date Photo Taken c.1907
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:37:33
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Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne - ID 365

There was certainly an early Saxon church here as the estate belonged to the king from the 9th or 10th century. The church standing in 1066 was almost.....

Date Photo Taken 2002
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne - ID 366

There was certainly an early Saxon church here as the estate belonged to the king from the 9th or 10th century. The church standing in 1066 was almost.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne - ID 367

There was certainly an early Saxon church here as the estate belonged to the king from the 9th or 10th century. The church standing in 1066 was almost.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne - ID 368

There was certainly an early Saxon church here as the estate belonged to the king from the 9th or 10th century. The church standing in 1066 was almost.....

Date Photo Taken c.1910
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne

Church of St. Mary, Calne - ID 369

There was certainly an early Saxon church here as the estate belonged to the king from the 9th or 10th century. The church standing in 1066 was almost.....

Date Photo Taken c.1910
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1084
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne - ID 370

This was built in 1852-3 as a chapel of ease to the parish church of St. Mary to serve the area to the east of the town. The church was designed by C......

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne - ID 371

This was built in 1852-3 as a chapel of ease to the parish church of St. Mary to serve the area to the east of the town. The church was designed by C......

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne

Holy Trinity Church, Quemerford, Calne - ID 372

This was built in 1852-3 as a chapel of ease to the parish church of St. Mary to serve the area to the east of the town. The church was designed by C......

Date Photo Taken c.1900
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Roman Catholic Church of St. Edmund Rich, Calne

Roman Catholic Church of St. Edmund Rich, Calne - ID 373

There is no early evidence of Roman Catholics in Calne. Services were held in the town during the Second World War and in 1947 a small garage in Oxfor.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1149
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File Size 102 Kb

Calne

Baptist Church, Castle Street, Calne

Baptist Church, Castle Street, Calne - ID 374

There is a tradition that Baptists worshipped in Calne before 1660 but suffering much persecution during the reign of Charles II they were definitely .....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1813
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Calne

Friends Meeting House, Wood Street, Calne

Friends Meeting House, Wood Street, Calne - ID 375

There was said to be a meeting house in Calne in 1660 and Quakers were certainly numerous here in the late 17th century. They suffered much persecutio.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1392
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Calne

Methodist Church, Silver Street, Calne

Methodist Church, Silver Street, Calne - ID 376

Methodists were meeting in Calne by 1808 and in 1811 they built a chapel in Back Road. This was enlarged in 1815 and again in 1828 and by 1851 there w.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1043
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Original Media Location: Wiltshire & Swindon History Centre, Chippenham
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Calne

Open Brethren Church, Calne

Open Brethren Church, Calne - ID 377

In the early 1930s the Open Brethren built the Oxford Hall in Oxford Street and used it from that time. It is now called the Gospel Hall......

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
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Calne

Calne Free Church, Church Street, Calne

Calne Free Church, Church Street, Calne - ID 378

For more than 30 years, up until 1865, Calne had an evangelical vicar, the Rev. Canon Guthrie. His successor, the Rev. Duncan offered a high church mi.....

Date Photo Taken 2002
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 1346
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Calne

Calne Technical School, Calne

Calne Technical School, Calne - ID 379

Built on the southern side of the Green in 1894 to give technical instruction to adults and children living in parishes in the Calne Poor Law Union. I.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 763
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Calne

John Bentley Comprehensive School, Calne

John Bentley Comprehensive School, Calne - ID 380

Formed in 1974 when the Bentley Grammar School and the Fynemore School merged. Both sites were used until 1998 when the Fynemore School site in Silver.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 2934
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Calne

The John Bentley School, Calne

The John Bentley School, Calne - ID 381

Formed in 1974 when the Bentley Grammar School and the Fynemore School merged. Both sites were used until 1998 when the Fynemore School site in Silver.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 2408
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Calne

The John Bentley School, Calne

The John Bentley School, Calne - ID 382

Formed in 1974 when the Bentley Grammar School and the Fynemore School merged. Both sites were used until 1998 when the Fynemore School site in Silver.....

Date Photo Taken 2003
Uploaded 25/10/2007 08:29:35
Views 2348
Comments 0
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