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.

Shute In The Early 1950s

As Anne Tilbrook, I was a pupil at Pippins and then Shute, from 1950-53. I vividly remember Feb. 6, 1952, when the girl who rang the bell for change of classes brought us the news that King George VI had died. We all ...Read full memory

A memory of Shute by Anne Moon

Broken Windows

I remember arriving fresh from Singapore and having to visit the loo during the night. It was absolutely freezing and one of the windows in the bathroom was broken letting in a vicious cold blast of air! I staggered back to a ...Read full memory

A memory of Shute by Jan Gamm

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 ...Read full memory

A memory of Shute by Carolyn Bastick