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John Passmore Edwards

1823-1911

 

passmoreedwards.org.uk

Free Library & Cornwall Central Technical Schools, Truro
1896-1899

Although Sir Charles Lemon, had offered to provide schooling in Truro in 1838, it was the generosity and enthusiasm of Passmore Edwards that led to the construction of firstly the Library, in 1896 and then the adjacent schools in 1899.

Cornwall Central Technical Schools, Truro

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