History of Lamarsh
Village Hall (formerly the school bult in 1875), Lamarsh.
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Education in Lamarsh
Reports and returns on schools and education in Lamarsh. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 281. A Sunday school consisting of 42 children supported by the rector and the parish. The poor are anxious to have the means of education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 323. Two Daily Schools (commenced since 1818) in which 49 children are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School, of 51 children of both sexes, is partly supported by the Hector and partly by the parish. The Sunday School is chiefly composed of the daily scholars."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Lamarsh - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Lamarsh - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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