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HAWKSHEAD GRAMMAR SCHOOL

HAWKSHEAD GRAMMAR SCHOOL
HAWKSHEAD GRAMMAR SCHOOL

Hawkshead Grammar School was founded in 1585 by Edwin Sandys, Archbishop of York.  Possibly its most famous pupil was the 18th century poet, William Wordsworth, whose desk is still there. Also on show is the original charter granted by Elizabeth I.

Main Street
Hawkshead
Cumbria
LA22 0NT
Tudor
Hawkshead Grammar School website
Beatrix Potter Gallery. Hill Top.
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