Valley Primary School, Whinlatter Road, Whitehaven, Cumbria

Valley Primary School, Whinlatter Road, Whitehaven, Cumbria
Photograph taken circa 1952 © Historic England Archive. John Laing Collection ref: JLP01/01/121/31

A classroom at Valley Primary School with infant children playing with sand. In the 1950s it was very fashionable to have a ribbon in your hair, tied in a bow, even if you had short hair. This photograph comes from the John Laing Company Archive.

Location

Cumbria Whitehaven

Period

1950s (1950 - 1959)

Tags

education school child girl clothing interior classroom