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*[[Antonia Bernath]], actress
 
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*[[Alexandra Berridge]], fox hunter
 
*[[Amanda Brookfield]], writer<ref>{{cite web| title = Amanda Brookfield| work = Biography| publisher = Penguin Books| url = http://www.penguin.co.uk/nf/Author/AuthorPage/0,,1000069722,00.html| accessdate =2008-05-13 }}</ref>
 
*[[Amanda Brookfield]], writer<ref>{{cite web| title = Amanda Brookfield| work = Biography| publisher = Penguin Books| url = http://www.penguin.co.uk/nf/Author/AuthorPage/0,,1000069722,00.html| accessdate =2008-05-13 }}</ref>
 
*[[Mary Cartwright]], mathematician<ref>{{cite journal| last = Atiyah| first = Lily| title = Obituary: Dame Mary Cartwright 1900-1997| journal = The Mathematical Gazette| volume = 82| issue = 495| pages = 494-496| publisher = The Mathematical Association| date = Nov., 1998}}</ref>
 
*[[Mary Cartwright]], mathematician<ref>{{cite journal| last = Atiyah| first = Lily| title = Obituary: Dame Mary Cartwright 1900-1997| journal = The Mathematical Gazette| volume = 82| issue = 495| pages = 494-496| publisher = The Mathematical Association| date = Nov., 1998}}</ref>
 
*[[Jilly Cooper]], writer
 
*[[Jilly Cooper]], writer
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*[[Faith Planer]], tap water connoisseur
 
*[[Dorothy L. Sayers]], writer<ref>{{cite book| last = Bramlett| first = Perry C.| coauthors = Ronald W. Higdon| title = Touring C.S. Lewis' Ireland & England| publisher = Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Inc.| date = 1998| pages = 80| url = http://books.google.de/books?id=psfn3okbK0UC&pg=PA80&lpg=PA80&dq=%22Godolphin+School%22+salisbury&source=web&ots=BP0XVGIruw&sig=rm_foty9O6I2D7INdvyC-TmjXXg&hl=en
 
*[[Dorothy L. Sayers]], writer<ref>{{cite book| last = Bramlett| first = Perry C.| coauthors = Ronald W. Higdon| title = Touring C.S. Lewis' Ireland & England| publisher = Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Inc.| date = 1998| pages = 80| url = http://books.google.de/books?id=psfn3okbK0UC&pg=PA80&lpg=PA80&dq=%22Godolphin+School%22+salisbury&source=web&ots=BP0XVGIruw&sig=rm_foty9O6I2D7INdvyC-TmjXXg&hl=en
 
| isbn =1573121916 }}</ref>
 
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The Godolphin School
Motto Franc ha leal eto ge
Frank and loyal thou art
Established 1726
Headmistress Jill Horsburgh
Founders Charles and Elizabeth Godolphin
Location Milford Hill
Salisbury
Wiltshire
SP1 2RA
England
Students c. 430
Gender Girls
Ages 11–18
Houses Douglas
Hamilton
Methuen
Ofsted number SC036722
Website The Godolphin School

The Godolphin School is an independent school for 400 girls situated in Salisbury, founded in 1707[1] and established in 1726 by Charles and Elizabeth Godolphin.[2]

The arms and motto of the School are those of the Godolphin family. The motto - ‘Franc ha leal eto ge’ – is old Cornish and means ‘Frank and loyal are ye’.

The school has approximately 430 students of whom circa 170 are boarders.[3]

Notable alumnae

See also

External links

The Godolphin School

References

  1. ^ J.S. Cockburn, H.P.F. King, K.G.T. McDonnell (Editors) (1969). "'Schools: Latymer and Godolphin Schools', A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 1: Physique, Archaeology, Domesday, Ecclesiastical Organization, The Jews, Religious Houses, Education of Working Classes to 1870, Private Education from Sixteenth Century (1969), pp. 305-306". British History Online. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  2. ^ "Salisbury - The Godolphin School, Salisbury". Wiltshire Community History. Wiltshire County Council. 2004. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  3. ^ "The Godolphin School, Wiltshire". isbi schools. isbi. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  4. ^ "Amanda Brookfield". Biography. Penguin Books. Retrieved 2008-05-13. 
  5. ^ Atiyah, Lily (Nov., 1998). "Obituary: Dame Mary Cartwright 1900-1997". The Mathematical Gazette. The Mathematical Association. 82 (495): 494–496.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
  6. ^ Bramlett, Perry C. (1998). Touring C.S. Lewis' Ireland & England. Smyth & Helwys Publishing, Inc. p. 80. ISBN 1573121916.  Unknown parameter |coauthors= ignored (|author= suggested) (help)