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Monument record MDR6656 - Plaque at Geer Green School (site of), Coggers Lane, Outseats

Type and Period (2)

  • (Stuart to Victorian - 1700 AD to 1900 AD)
  • (Stuart to Georgian - 1700 AD to 1718 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Full Description

Plaque on a gateway to a field where once stood Geer Green School. This was the first school within the area and was in use between 1718 and 1808. (1) There is a building situated here on the 1st edition 25" OS map of c. 1880, but it is not labelled as a school. By the 3rd edition OS map of the early 20th century, the building has been demolished. (2, 3)

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: Tomlinson, T. 1983. Peak Park Treasures E199. E199.
  • <2> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1882. OS County Series, 1st edition, scale 1:2500 (c. 25" to one mile).
  • <3> Map: Ordnance Survey (OS). 1912-1921. OS County Series, 3rd edition (Second Revision), scale 1:2500 (25" to one mile).



Grid reference Centred SK 2253 8236 (10m by 10m) (Centre)

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Record last edited

Jan 29 2018 3:01PM

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