- 17/09/1915 (Creation)
Level of description
Extent and medium
Name of creator
Immediate source of acquisition or transfer
The item was sent by Peter Wynter Bee to the school, attached to item WWS/1/2/2.
Content and structure area
Scope and content
A photocopy of the original letter sent by Basil Mogridge to Joan describing his life in the trenches, being buried alive during an attack, men being wounded, and the story of the miraculous survival of a cake sent by Joan.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
As far as is recorded, the item is fully appraised into the collection.
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Conditions of access and use area
Conditions governing access
Conditions governing reproduction
The item has third party copyright and therefore permission will need to be granted by external bodies.
Any request to reproduce material externally must be approved in advance by the School Archivist due to copyright and GDPR concerns. Please email ArchivesUser@oakham.rutland.sch.uk.
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Physical characteristics and technical requirements
The item comprises of 3 individual sheets of paper, numbered A o C, to be kept together.
Allied materials area
Existence and location of originals
Existence and location of copies
Related units of description
Subject access points
Place access points
Name access points
- Basil F.W. Mogridge (Subject)
- Joan (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion