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Initially at 9 Park Hill Head, certified 19th March 1856 for 60 girls.  Moved and re-certified in 1865. The 3rd February 1905 the certificate was extended to receive 65 girls.  Certificate further extended on 13th February 1906 for increased numbers.   Re-certified 4th May 1910 for 70 girls.

A moderate sized house which had been enlarged.  Closed 3rd November 1921.

STAFF

1867 - Miss Howard, Matron.

1868 - Miss Howard, Superintendent.

1869 - Miss Howard, Superintendent.

1872 - Superintendent Miss Wilson.  Miss Howard having resigned after 1st June 1872.

1884 -  Superintendent Miss Wilson ; schoolmistress, Miss Reilley ; work matron, Miss Finney.

1891 - Superintendent Miss Wilson ; schoolmistress, Miss Reilley ; work matron, Miss Finney.

1893 - Superintendent Miss Wilson ; schoolmistress, Miss Reilley ; work matron, Miss Willis ; laundry matron Mrs White.  Mrs Herbert Campbell takes a large share in the general direction of the school.

1900 - Superintendent Miss Grane ; the teacher Miss M. Burgess left 5th January 1900.  Miss Negroponte was appointed for 1 month on 28th January 1900.  Miss A. Priest to enter on duties as teacher 1st March 1900.  Assistant matron Miss Winson ; sewing matron Miss I. Read ; laundress Miss Green.  Chaplain Rev. W. Barrow.

1903 - Mrs R.H. Phillips was appointed superintendent of 1st March 1902 in succession to Miss L. Grane ; teacher Miss Buttery