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Identity Statement

Reference code(s): ACC/3095
Held at: London Metropolitan Archives
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Date(s): 1924-1925
Level of description: Collection
Extent: 0.01 linear metres
Name of creator(s): Northwold Primary School x Northwold Road School x Northwold School


Administrative/Biographical history:

Northwold Primary School on Northwold Road, Hackney, was opened in 1902 as Northwold Road School. At first it was a mixed boarding school for for 366 seniors, 306 juniors and 306 infants. The school was reorganised in 1923 to provide space for 440 boys, 440 girls and 480 infants. Separate secondary and primary schools were established by 1949, when both were renamed Northwold School. The secondary school closed by 1955, but the primary school still occupies the same building.

From: 'Hackney: Education', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 10: Hackney (1995), pp. 148-165 (available online).


Scope and content/abstract:

Exercise book belonging to twelve year old student concerning 'Domestic Subjects', including laundry, cookery and housewifery, 1924-1925.

Access & Use

Language/scripts of material:

System of arrangement:

One volume.

Conditions governing access:

Available for general access

Conditions governing reproduction:

Copyright: City of London

Finding aids:

Please see online catalogues at:

Archival Information

Archival history:

Immediate source of acquisition:

Record deposited on 2 October 1992 (ACC/3095).

Allied Materials

Related material:

For other records of the Northwold School see LCC/EO/DIV04/NOR; ILEA/DBPS/AR and SC/PHL/02/0332.

Publication note:

Description Notes

Archivist's note:

Rules or conventions:
Compiled in compliance with General International Standard Archival Description, ISAD(G), second edition, 2000; National Council on Archives Rules for the Construction of Personal, Place and Corporate Names, 1997.

Date(s) of descriptions:
April to June 2009

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