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Ushaw Moor Memories

About the group Sharing memories of Ushaw Moor and Deerness Valley BLOG -

Created 23 April 2014

Photo of Swimming Baths Ushaw College.

Tuesday 29th of April 2014 09:03:06 AM

Tuesday 29th of April 2014 09:00:46 AM
"When I was a boy the College was very well used and boys from the age of eleven years old went to be educated and train for the priesthood in the Catholic Church. There was a junior seminary behind the high stone wall situated near the College farm and the adult students were educated in the area of the College nearest Bearpark. On a Wedneday afternoon large groups of the younger boys could be seen walking through the village in their red blazers and grey trousers."

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Wednesday 23rd of April 2014 09:06:59 AM
The Albion - Station Road - around 1890.

Wednesday 23rd of April 2014 09:02:01 AM