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History of Friends' School

"Saffron Walden School - A Sketch of Two Hundred Years" by James Backhouse Crosfield.

Originally founded in 1702 in Clerkenwell, with subsequent moves to Islington Road and then to Croydon, Friends' School moved to Saffron Walden in 1879.

As part of the Bicentenary celebrations in 1902, James Backhouse Crosfield delivered this paper to all assembled in Saffron Walden Friends' Meeting House on Friday 13th June 1902.


"Saffron Walden School - A Sketch of Two Hundred Years" - 1702 to 1902 by James Backhouse Crosfield. To open this scanned booklet click on the image of the front cover on the left. See below for photos and illustrations. Copyright © 1902 Friends' School. Click here to see the programme for the bicentenary weekend.

As the illustrations did not show up well in the above document they are shown separately here. Click on each thumbnail to enlarge.
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