Catalogue description College of Sarum St Michael, Salisbury

This record is held by Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre

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Reference: 1585
Title: College of Sarum St Michael, Salisbury

Minutes of Committee, Governors' meetings, Executive Committee, Academic Board, Staff meetings, Academic Council and Finance Committee; Accounts; 'Early Days' records; Staff records; Student records; Student activities/course work; Reports; History, Publications, Events; Buildings records, including plans and photographs; Closure correspondence, reports, etc; Educational Affairs; Miscellaneous and Additional items

Date: 1760 - 1992
Held by: Wiltshire and Swindon History Centre, not available at The National Archives
Language: English

College of Sarum St Michael, Salisbury, Wiltshire 1966-1978

Diocesan Training College, Salisbury, Wiltshire, c.1890-1966

Diocesan Training College, Salisbury, Wiltshire, 1841-c.1890

Physical description: 351 files
  • Salisbury, Wiltshire
  • Religious education
Administrative / biographical background:

The Diocesan Training School was established in 1841. It moved to the Kings House site in 1851. It became the Diocesan Training College c.1890, and known as the College of Sarum St. Michael in 1966. In 1903 the Barnard's Cross hostel was opened. Between 1945-1947 St. Boniface Warminster was rented to train extra teachers after the war.


The college closed in 1978, and the premises are now used as the Salisbury Museum.

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