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ECC1863 - Documentary record for Royal Grammar School, Colchester, 1520 Location
Royal Grammar School, Colchester
TL 99867 25163 (point)
Non Parish Area
COLCHESTER, COLCHESTER, ESSEX
The Royal Grammar School was founded and endowed by Thomas Christmas in his will dated 1520. <1> The School moved to Lexden Road in 1853 but the structure remained until the mid 20th century. <2>
COLLECTION / PARENT: Various. Essex Records Office Miscellaneous Documents. P.R.O. , PROB 11/19, f.219.
Monograph: Cooper, Janet (Ed). 1994. Vol. IX, The Borough of Colchester, A History of the County of Essex. Volume IX. p354.
Related Monuments/Buildings (1)
MCC240 Grammar School, Culver Street, Colchester (Building)
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Feb 9 2016 1:10PM
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