Taunton College School

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    WE are sorry to chronicle the extinction of a school once watched with interest by all supporters of scientific education. The company which formed it is insolvent; the school buildings with the fine library and all the collections and apparatus which the late headmaster amassed will be sold for the benefit of the creditors; the shareholders will lose their money; and the town will fall back for its higher education on the old, dilapidated, unhealthy grammar school.

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    Taunton College School . Nature 20, 349 (1879) doi:10.1038/020349a0

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