Paddock Board School, Heaton Road, Paddock

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  • also known as: Paddock Council School, Paddock County Junior School (1960s map)
  • location: Heaton Road, Paddock
  • status: still exists
  • category: school

The foundation stone was laid in January 1883 by Alderman Alfred Walker J.P. and was built by masons Messrs. Stead & Kaye.[1]

The school was opened on Monday 18 August 1884 by the town's Mayor, Alderman Wright Mellor, who had been the Chairman of the first School Board from 1871 to 1874.[2]

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Notes and References

  1. Dewsbury Reporter (27/Jan/1883).
  2. "Opening of the Paddock Board School" in Huddersfield Chronicle (23/Aug/1884).