Historical information

Images provided by Leigh Shields, granddaughter of Ernest Henry Abbott who was appointed to Nott St school 1427 as a monitor in 1897 and then as pupil teacher on probation in 1899. Abbott is second from the right in the top row of the picture (digital image). Appointment documents are also attached (2 parts due to size of document) . The school commenced July 1874 and closed in 1992. Later re-opened as Port Phillip Specialist School in 1996.

Physical description

Nott St school staff 1897