History of High Roding
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Education in High Roding
Reports and returns on schools and education in High Roding. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 344. A Sunday school, supported by annual subscription, containing 13 boys and 15 girls. The poor are desirous of having the means of education, and the rector is anxious to obtain assistance to convert the Sunday school into a day school, and to make the Sunday school useful to those who are older than the present children."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 405. One Daily School (commenced 1826) containing 40 females; this School is supported by subscription."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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High Roding - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
High Roding - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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