Berkhamsted School Digital Archive

Welcome to The School Archive

We are delighted to share with you three School publications -
The Berkhamstedian, Girls Chronicle and The Old Berkhamstedian.

In order to navigate this digital resource:

  • Select the Browse tab and the magazine you require.

  • Select the decade, then year and issue.

  • The contents of each issue will be shown. You can choose to scroll through the entire publication or search for keywords by selecting Control F.

  • A find bar will appear in the top Right corner.

  • Type in your keyword and the number of references will appear. Use the directional arrows to take you to the relevant pages.

For those not logging on via the Berkhamsted Connections website, please contact for access details.

The Archive preserves and makes available for research and enquiry, a permanent establishment of records, memorabilia and artefacts, relating to the history of Berkhamsted School.

Should your interest be piqued whilst browsing the magazines and you would like further information, please contact


A Gents of Leicester Bell Timer, with an inner mechanism of three different sized wheels for the minutes, hours and days of the week. In use at Berkhamsted School for Girls, circa 1950s.