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Hurst Green and Stonyhurst College are inextricably linked.
Of Stonyhurst College Wikipedia says: "Stonyhurst is the name of a 300-acre (1.2 km2) rural estate owned by the Society of Jesus near Clitheroe in Lancashire, England. It is mainly occupied by Stonyhurst College, its preparatory school, Stonyhurst Saint Mary's Hall and the parish Church of St Peter's." The college has produced extraordinary pupils including Sir Arthur Conan Doyle writer of the Sherlock Holmes stories. It is also associated with the pioneer Victorian photographer (although not a a pupil) Roger Fenton.

Stonyhurst (2013) is now officially described as " ... an Independent Private co-educational Catholic Boarding and Day school in Lancashire, England guided by the principles of the Society of Jesus".

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Hurst Green, Almshouses 1972

Hurst Green, Almshouses 1972

Stonyhurst College, lily pond

Stonyhurst College, lily pond

Stonyhurst Chapel 1991

Stonyhurst Chapel  1991

Stonyhurst College, football field 1969

Stonyhurst College, football field 1969

HRS 4127 Stonyhurst College ponds 1980s

HRS 4127 Stonyhurst College ponds 1980s

Stonyhurst College, West Front with Ponds

Stonyhurst College, West Front with Ponds

Stonyhurst College, Servants in the refectory

Stonyhurst College, Servants in the refectory

Stonyhurst College, Hodder Bathing Place

Stonyhurst College, Hodder Bathing Place

HRS 8249 Stonyhurst College 2012

HRS 8249 Stonyhurst College 2012

HRS 8250 Stonyhurst courtyard with gas retorts 2012

HRS 8250 Stonyhurst courtyard with gas retorts 2012

HRS 8251 Stonyhurst cast iron retort vessel

HRS 8251 Stonyhurst cast iron retort vessel

HRS 8253 Stonyhurst couryard retort

HRS 8253 Stonyhurst couryard retort

HRS 8252 Stonyhurst courtyard with gas retorts 2012

HRS 8252 Stonyhurst courtyard with gas retorts 2012

HRS 8254 Stonyhurst courtyard retort

HRS 8254 Stonyhurst courtyard retort

HRS 8255 Stonyhurst courtyard cast iron retort with cracks

HRS 8255 Stonyhurst courtyard cast iron retort with cracks

HRS 8256 Stonyhurst courtyard cast iron retort

HRS 8256 Stonyhurst courtyard cast iron retort