Recent exhibitions

Recent exhibitions have covered different aspects of the College's history, and are now available to view as PDF files.

Eastbourne College: 50 years educating girls

The year 2018-19 marked the 50th anniversary of girls first being educated at the College. This exhibition was on display in the dining hall during summer term 2019, where it was seen by staff and pupils, as well as guests at the 50th anniversary celebration lunch on Sunday 2 June. It documents each of the girls houses and shows the full part that girl pupils play in different aspects of school life. Each subject is available as a separate PDF file, consisting of between nine and 18 pages. Simply click on the thumbnail picture to view the file.

The early years

Nugent 1970s-80s

Nugent 1980s

Nugent 1990s-2000s

Watt

         

Blackwater

School

Arnold

CCF

Sport

         

Drama and musicals

After Eastbourne

     

Eastbourne College: 150th anniversary

This exhibition has been on display on a number of occasions during the College's 150th anniversary celebrations, and was last on show during the OE reunion day on Saturday 8 September 2018. It covers a variety of themes, each of which is available as a separate PDF file, consisting of between nine and 18 pages. Simply click on the thumbnail picture to view the file.

In the beginning

College buildings

College life

Sport

Arts and science

         

CCF and charity

The College at war

The post-war years

Distinguished guests

The lighter side


Eastbourne College: A history of benefaction

This exhibition was first put on display on Foundation Day on Saturday 23 June 2018. It looks at the history of appeals, some of our major donors and other ways in which people can support the College. It does not aim to be a comprehensive history of benefaction, and not all of our generous donors are mentioned. Each part of the exhibition is available as a separate PDF file, each comprising nine pages. Simply click on the thumbnail picture to view the file.

Appeals

 

Major donors

 

College supporters

 

 


Eastbourne College: Wargrave House 1888-2018

This exhibition was first put on display on the day of the Wargrave anniversary lunch on Saturday 2 June 2018. It looks at the 130-year history of Wargrave House, concluding with biographies of all the housemasters and some of the resident tutors. Each part of the exhibition is available as a separate PDF file, each comprising between six and 16 pages. Simply click on the thumbnail picture to view the file.

1888-1942

 

1940s-1950s

 

1960s

 

1970s

 

1980s

 

1990s

 

2000s

 

Housemasters

   

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