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BGS Archive Digitisation Project


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[lt]p style="text-align: justify"[gt]We are committed to preserving the history of the Bury Grammar Schools for generations to come. The website is just the beginning of our project to digitise the Archives of both our schools so that they are available to view at the click of a button for all those with a connection to BGS.[/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify"[gt]We have started with photographs, historical documents and copies of [i]The Record[/i] and [i]The Clavian[/i] but there is still so much more we would like to make available to you. However, this will only be possible with donations towards the project. If you are able to make a donation, it will be gratefully received.[/p][lt]p style="text-align: justify"[gt][b]All donations will be placed in our Joint Archive Fund. However, if you wish to donate to a specific project, please state this in the "I would&nbsplike to leave a message" box.[/b][/p]

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The Bury Grammar Schools

The Bury Grammar Schools





Elizabeth Bentham

In memory of old boy T.W Myerscough who appears in various publications during his years at BGS from 1938 to 1943. It is wonderful that this information is available to show to his son, Andrew who misses him greatly.



Mr R Marshall (Headmaster, BGS Boys)

Just yesterday, I was able to make an Old Boy very happy, by finding his picture on the 1948 School photo. What a fantastic project this is! Long may it continue. Thank you to all who have made it possible.



Derek Calrow 1946--57

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid


Geoffrey Wandesforde-Smith

John Carter, once Head of Geography at BGS and later Headmaster of two schools in Surrey (in memoriam)



Geoffrey Wandesforde-Smith

John Talbot Hansford, Headmaster, Bury Grammar School, 1960-1969 (in memoriam)



Geoffrey Wandesforde-Smith

On behalf of the Henry Dunster Society.




This website is a worthy addition to the history of the Bury Grammar Schools.




Congratulations on the site and all your hard work.

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid


Suzanne Gauge

Please use this donation to help fund the Roll of Honour Project being worked on by Mark Hone of BGS Boys

£100.00 plus £25.00 Gift Aid