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The Long History of Education at Collegiate Campus: 0.5 miles 2 hours

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corner of Ecclesall Road and Collegiate Crescent

Sheffield

S10 2BP

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Starts: 11:00 at corner of Ecclesall Road and Collegiate Crescent SK 341 862

Finish: Hallamshire Hospital SK 339 869

Travel: 81, 82, 83, 88 from Snig Hill to junction of Ecclesall Road and Collegiate Crescent

Parking: 4 hours free parking on Collegiate Crescent

Cost: free

Description: The walk explores the Collegiate campus of Sheffield Hallam University, looking at buildings from the original 1836 Collegiate School and 1905 Teacher Training College, also used as a WW1 hospital. Continuing through the leafy campus we learn more about college life and the development of the fine Victorian houses in the area, including the homes of wealthy cutlers, finishing in Lynwood Gardens and the Sir Francis Newton pub

Terrain: A gradual uphill walk, mostly paved

Led by: Ruth Morgan from the Hunter Archaeological Society

Limit: 25

Difficulty: 1=easy

Theme: history

Dogs: yes

Bring: drinks

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corner of Ecclesall Road and Collegiate Crescent

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