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Osborne Ladies College in Blackheath was run like a British Naval Academy

By | May 7, 2022

Osborne Ladies College in Blackheath, ran from 1923 until 1958 and was run like a British Naval Academy. Headmistress, Violet Gibbons, drew upon her own patriotic passion for Britain and the British Navy. Osborne’s best years were the 1920s and 1930s.   In 1923 Gibbins moved her school to its final location on 40 acres… Read More »