Belchamp Walter Schools c.1910Low resolution copy courtesy of Footsteps' Shop on Ebay. Quality postcards of Essex.
History of Belchamp Walter >> Education in Belchamp Walter
Reports and returns on schools and education in Belchamp Walter. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 459. No schooling. The poor are without the means of instruction and are very desirous of them."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 670. One Sunday School of 25 males and 40 females is supported by voluntary contributions."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
The old school and now the village hall, Belchamp Walter© Copyright Robert Edwards contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
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Belchamp Walter - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
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