Donald Battershill, Woodwork Teacher, Helston County Secondary School
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Donald Battershill recalls his time as a woodwork and technical drawing teacher at Penrose Road school. He remembers building clinker-built boats with pupils. Helston County Secondary School was formerly known as Helston Secondary Modern School. In the sixties and early seventies the Penrose Road school was known locally as the ‘Green School’ because of its uniform of dark green and grey.
Cornubian Arts and Science Trust
Helston County Secondary School
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