SE7090 : Former Schoolhouse at Hutton-le-Hole

near to Hutton-le-Hole, North Yorkshire, Great Britain

Former Schoolhouse at Hutton-le-Hole
Former Schoolhouse at Hutton-le-Hole
This has been a gift shop since around 1971, before that it was the Primary School but when pupil numbers fell below ten it was decided to bus them to Kirkbymoorside.
After lunch the children played on the village green by the building.
Girls were supposed to play to the North of the school, Boys to the South.
At 1pm, the schoolteacher called everyone in with a single ring of the bell, still present, by a rope inside the single classroom.
Historically this was listened for by local farmers who would then go home for their lunch too.

The board on the side of the building shows a game of 'Merrils' which is also the name of the shop. This is a local name for 'Nine Men's Morris'.
Creative Commons Licence [Some Rights Reserved]   © Copyright Colin Grice and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence.
year taken
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
1:50,000 Modern Day Landranger(TM) Map © Crown Copyright
TIP: Click the map for Large scale mapping
Change to interactive Map >
Grid Square
SE7090, 167 images   (more nearby )
  (find more nearby)
Image classification?
Date Taken
Sunday, 9 April, 2006   (more nearby)
Sunday, 9 April, 2006
School (disused)   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SE 704 900 [100m precision]
WGS84: 54:18.0461N 0:55.1823W
View Direction
SOUTH (about 180 degrees)
Looking for a postcode? Try this pageExternal link
Clickable map

This page has been viewed about 46 times.
View this location: KML (Google Earth) · Bing MapsExternal link · OS Map Checksheet · Geograph Map · geotagged! More Links for this image
W Go E
You are not logged in login | register
donations welcome!