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HER Number:MDV16964
Name:South Molton Blue Coat School


South Molton Blue Coat School, founded 10th may 1711.


Grid Reference:SS 713 259
Map Sheet:SS72NW
Admin AreaDevon
Civil ParishSouth Molton
DistrictNorth Devon
Ecclesiastical ParishSOUTH MOLTON

Protected Status: none recorded

Other References/Statuses

  • Old DCC SMR Ref: SS72NW/36

Monument Type(s) and Dates

  • SCHOOL (XVIII - 1711 AD to 1711 AD (Between))

Full description

Slee, A. H., 1938, Some Dead Industries of North Devon, 215 (Article in Serial). SDV60673.

South Molton Blue Coat School. Founded 10th may 1711.

South Molton & District Archive Local History Society, 2000, South Molton Heritage Trail, 15 (Pamphlet). SDV61800.

The Blue Coat School was established by subscription in 1711 and sited in the churchyard.

Sources / Further Reading

SDV60673Article in Serial: Slee, A. H.. 1938. Some Dead Industries of North Devon. Transactions of the Devonshire Association. 70. A5 Hardback. 215.
SDV61800Pamphlet: South Molton & District Archive Local History Society. 2000. South Molton Heritage Trail. A5 Paperback. 15.

Associated Monuments: none recorded

Associated Finds: none recorded

Associated Events: none recorded

Date Last Edited:Nov 25 2011 9:03AM