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UK Habergham High School/sixth form, Burnley - April 2015

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History:
Not much on this place to be honest, just a typical high school. Opened in the 1950's im lead to believe and closed in 2010 due to burnley council mixing schools and putting two schools into one and having one name. The building has been derelict ever since. Plans was to demolish the building but im unsure why they havent gone ahead with it. If anyone has or can find more appropriate info then it would be greatly appreciated.

The visit:
visited with a mate of mine one evening and after asking the local teens how to get in, they pointed us in the right direction .The access was a nightmare and we did get spotted by some dog walkers but that didn't stop us, once inside we had a quick look around but night was falling so the pics wasn't really any good. all the classrooms had been smashed to bits and not worth taking pics of.

A few days later i went back on MY OWN to take better pictures in the daylight, i was sh*tting myself being in such a massive building on my own not knowing who could be inside but the buzz and confidence soon kicked in! i also used a different access point which resulted in injury on the way out. 

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Thanks for looking
GK WAX

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I thought they were knocking it down. But the secca guy said it was delayed due to something underneath can't remember what it was now.

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6 minutes ago, Lavino said:

I thought they were knocking it down. But the secca guy said it was delayed due to something underneath can't remember what it was now.

 

thats the school behind, i think this is still here

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Looks pretty intact that mate - nice find.

 

Those science labs took my straight back to period 5 chemistry on a friday :thumb

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Remember reading something about a monks distillery under there somewhere and that's why it's not been demolished. Sure it was a paper aswell so info should be accurate. Can't remember exactly where however. Deffo needs looking at. Thx m8ty for post and pics 

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