Vaughan Library, Harrow School

Side view, Vaughan Library

Sir George Gilbert Scott


Harrow School

Photograph and text Jacqueline Banerjee

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Other views

  • Front elevation
  • Entrance
  • The library was named after Dr Charles John Vaughan, the reforming headmaster of 1845-59, who had been one of Thomas Arnold's leading pupils at Rugby, and who had "raised pupil numbers from 69 to 469 and reformed a school of whose violent pupils the local inhabitants had been in considerable fear" (Copley 178).