Bedford School, Bedford

Bedford School, Bedford
Photograph taken 17 October 1999 © Clive Jones. Source Historic England Archive ref: 35474

Bedford School was built in 1889/91 in a Gothic style. The original school was founded in 1566 by Sir William Harpur, a tailor from Bedford. William became Lord Mayor of London in 1561 and was knighted one year later.

Location

Bedfordshire Bedford

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

education school gothic charity Victorian (1837 - 1901)