Sod cutting for new Catholic School, Springfield Road, Uttoxeter

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Date:23rd of April 1929

Description:The blessing of the site of new Catholic school on Springfield Road, Uttoxeter. Pictured is the cutting of the first sod being undertaken by Joseph Bamford, J.P. Also present were Henry Bamford, the Very Rev. W. Canon Buscot (left) and the Schoolmaster Mr Wallace (right). The onlookers are mainly schoolchildren from St. Joseph's Roman Catholic School.

Photographer: Alfred or Gerald McCann of High Street, Uttoxeter.

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Creators: Mr Gerald McCann - Creator

Image courtesy of: Mrs G.S. McCann

Donor ref:P76.041.10309 (37/43100)

Source: Staffordshire Museum Service

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