Building record MDR14885 - Belper Youth and Community Education Centre, Quarry Road, Belper

Type and Period (1)

  • (Victorian - 1877 AD to 1877 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Cow Hill School was erected in 1877 for girls and infants. According to map annotations (1st edition OS map of c. 1880), the school was open for girls, boys and infants. (1, 2) The school still appears to be standing, but has been extended to the east [2015]. It is now known as Belper Youth and Community Education Centre. (3, 4)

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Unpublished document: Procter, P. Historic School Buildings (Derbyshire).
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). Current Mastermap and 1:10000 series.
  • <4> *Internet Web Site: Google Maps. Website viewed 16/01/2015.



Grid reference Centred SK 3494 4654 (38m by 39m)

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Record last edited

Dec 21 2018 9:27AM

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