History of High Easter

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The Cock and Bell, High Easter, c.1960
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Education in High Easter

Reports and returns on schools and education in High Easter. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.

1818

"Population 777. A Sunday school, supported by voluntary contributions, containing 40 boys and 25 girls."

Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818

1833

"Population 862. One Infant School, containing 12, and One Daily School, 30 of both sexes; in both Schools the children are paid for by their parents. One Sunday School, in which are 60 children of both sexes; this School is supported by an allowance from the poor's rate."

Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833

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High Easter - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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High Easter - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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