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Frosterly, Institute/Village Hall (Frosterley)

The present day village hall was originally known as the Institute. The money for it was raised by subscriptions of 1d a week, paid out of workers wages and built by the men of the village. (1)

A clock and associated plaque on the front of the building are dedicated as a First World War and WW2 memorial (2-3).

Reference number:D8582
Historical period: 20th Century (1901 to 2000)
First World War (1914 to 1918)
Second World War (1939 to 1945)
Event(s):Weardale Historic Settlement Patterns: Frosterly.

See also:
Source of Reference
Local History of Frosterley

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