Brympton D'Evercy, Somerset
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Brympton D'Evercy and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Memories Of Clare School 1958 62

Hi to any old Clarions out there. It truly was a great place to be a boy. There were so many characters among the boys and staff; Major Burn (or "flinty") who taught French but also great tales of WW1,Slattery or "slatts" had the quickest temper, cross country runs with "Robbo"who would literally ...Read full memory

Brympton D'evercy As I Knew It Claire School

I spent as a boy four years from 1970 to 1974 at this magnificent house, as it was a boys' boarding school. It was a fantastic place to be as a 10 year old, to study and grow up. I yearn to return and see its splendid huge wooden staircase we use to slide down, its hamstone turret ...Read full memory

Clare School, I Was There...........

The summer of this year, I left Clare School at Brympton after spending a few years there. The house was an extension, but for older boys, of Clare school at East Coker Court. Clare School opened to just a few of us, Boarders and Day Boys, in the year 1957. The Headmaster and owner was Mr Bowden. It was ...Read full memory