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Records and reports

Over time, a range of extra records, reports and other items of historical and research interest will be added here. If you have any particular feedback, interests, requests or even better something to share, please use the email link at the top of the page.

1. A series of 1844 letters, ultimately to the Lieutenant Governor, recommending staffing changes and appointments.

2. Letter of resignation by Superintendent and Headmaster J. M. Chapman after acts of brutality to an 11 year old boy.  Provides an interesting insight into Orphan School culture.

 

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