Thorold Coade

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Thorold Francis Coade (1896-1963) [1] was a British school teacher and headmaster. [2] [3] [4]

Thorold Coade was headmaster at Bryanston School in Dorset for much of his career (1932–1959), succeeding J. G. Jeffreys. [2] [5] He believed in self-discipline and developed this ethos at the school. [2] He developed "pioneering" at the school to augment sports, consisting of community-related activities, such as forestry in the extensive grounds of the school. Coade was keen on drama and the school's theatre is named the Coade Hall in his memory.


Educational offices
Preceded by
J. G. Jeffreys
Head of the Bryanston School
Succeeded by
Robson Fisher

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  2. 1 2 3 "About Bryanston — History]". UK: Bryanston School.
  3. Morgan, M. C. (1978). "Coade, Chapter 3". Bryanston 1928–1978. Bryanston School. pp. 34–42.
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  5. "The Coade Years: Reunion, 20 June 2009". Bryanston: The Yearbook. 72. 2008–2009. pp. 76–81.