Vanbrugh Castle School
1921 - 1976

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A collection of historical documents, photographs and recollections about the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund boarding school, Vanbrugh Castle, from its beginnings in 1921 to its closure in 1976.




  • Introduction

    A brief history of this school which was run by the Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund.

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  • 100th Anniversary Reunion September 2021

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  • Latest Changes


    A quick guide to the most recent changes to this site.

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  • Facebook Link


    There is a private Facebook page for Old Boys here :

  • Documents


    A miscellany of documents about the Castle, the Wakefield Wing, Royal Air Force Benevolent Fund benefactors and events.

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  • Photographs


    A couple of photographs dated 1929 and 1934.

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    A selection of photographs from the re-opening of the school after WW2 to 1958.

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    Another selection of photographs from 1960 to the closure of the school in 1976.

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    Photographs of the Castle and Wing after the buildings were sold in 1976.

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    School reunion in 2018

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  • Recollections


    Comments by boys about life at Vanbrugh Castle School between the wars.

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    Comments by boys about life at Vanbrugh Castle School after the Second World War.

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    Comments by boys about the staff at the school

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