Former Chesterfield Grammar School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire

Former Chesterfield Grammar School, Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Photograph taken 08 June 2004 © Mr George Wolfe. Source Historic England Archive ref: 83467

A school was first recorded in Chesterfield in the 13th century. This building dates back to 1846 and was originally Chesterfield Grammar School. Famous ex pupils include Thomas Secker later Archbishop of Canterbury in the 18th century and later, Erasmus Darwin, Grandfather of Charles Darwin. The building was part of Chesterfield College of Art and Technology in the 1970s.

Location

Derbyshire Chesterfield

Period

Victorian (1837 - 1901)

Tags

education school Victorian (1837 - 1901)