Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Thursday, 22 November 2012

St Georges addition

This photo was sent to us via email  by John T.
It shows the present  St Georges school being built prior to the demolition of the old school building.


The new building was built in 1978.

Many thanks, John ! :)

1 comment:

theMEGLET said...

I remember this building well as my mother dragged me along Church St for yet another filling at Mr Lee's the dentist, which was right over the road from St Georges School.