Tyne and Wear HER(15720): East Rainton, Primary School - Details
East Rainton, Primary School
In 1930 plans were passed for a new school west of the original one (HER 15719). This was completed in 1933. The mine shaft was filled with rubble before the toilet block was built on top of it. Mr Tilley was headmaster until 1948. He was followed by Mr N Suggett.
East Rainton Women's Institute, no date, History of East Rainton (typescript); Ordnance Survey Third Edition Map 1919; Robert Hope, 1980s, East Rainton in the 1920s; Hetton Local & Natural History Society, 2015, The Hetton Village Atlas p558