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Great Hale
 
Great Hale, Old School
Great Hale, Old School
Great Hale, Old School

A National School built in 1828 by subscription on ground presented by the Marquess of Bristol. In the nineteenth century it had annual endowments of 19gns.

By the turn of the twentieth century it was known as Hale Magna CE School. It closed in summer 1987.

June 2017

Great Hale, primary school
Great Hale, St John the Baptist
Great Hale, St John the Baptist
Great Hale, St John the Baptist

This church has a fine late Saxon or early Norman tower (topped with Perpendicular pinnacles).

The five bay nave arcades are Early English. The chancel collapsed in the seventeenth century and was never replaced.

Mark Acton, 2017

 

Great Hale, St John Baptist
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, Royal Arms

Royal Arms of George III dated 1801 and sited over the nave north door.

Mark Acton, 2017

Great Hale, St John Baptist, Royal Arms George III
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, War Memorial
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, War Memorial
Great Hale, St John the Baptist, War Memorial

Memorials to the fallen of Great Hale and Little Hale in both World Wars.

Mark Acton, 2017

Great Hale, Little Hale, St John Baptist, War memorial