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History of Inworth >> Education in Inworth
Reports and returns on schools and education in Inworth. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 370. A school in the adjoining parish of Messing which affords instruction nearly to all the poor."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 443. Four Daily Schools: one of which (commenced 1822) contains 6 males and 24 females, of these about two thirds are paid for by private charity, and the remainder by their parents; the other three Schools contain as follows: 14 males and 16 females (commenced 1826) 4 males and 2 females (commenced 1830); and 3 males and 1 female (commenced 1833); this last has also an Evening School attached, in which are 7 males in the above Schools, with the exception of the first mentioned, the children receive instruction wholly at the expense of their parents."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Inworth - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Inworth - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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