Shute, Devon (near Crediton)
Photos, Maps, Books and Memories

Historic maps of Shute and the local area, hand-drawn by Ordnance Survey cartographers and Samuel Lewis.

Photo Books on Shute

Browse 28 photo books on Shute and the surrounding area.

Lesley Manning

I attended Pippins the Shute prep school in 1946, we used to go to Shute school occasionally, once for a May Day play when I had to carry a doll. we swam in the river in Axminster and went on the train to Lyme Regis on a Sunday. Can anyone tell me when Shute School closed? Lesley Manning

A memory of Shute by Lesley Jones

Cold, Sports, The Worst 4 Years Of My Life

Hi, I never expected to see anything related to Shute School. Yes there was cold porridge and great midnight feasts and if you were one of the lacrosse team, and won, a "lovely" tea. I do remember, because of the cold, having a hot water bottle under my jumper during classes and, hold on there, all the ...Read full memory

A memory of Shute by Marion Barton

Shute Memoir

I was at Shute from 1969 to 1974, when it closed. In fact, I was the final head girl. But only by default! My sister and school pals have spent hours over the years telling the same old stories and so I have finally decided to write a memoir. It won't be frightfully flattering, but I think our experience is the closest you will ...Read full memory

A memory of Shute by Carolyn Bastick