History of Little Braxted
St. Nicholas' Church, Little Braxted
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Education in Little Braxted
Reports and returns on schools and education in Little Braxted. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 78. The poor possess the means of instruction, at a national school in the adjoining parish of Witham."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 92. No school in this parish."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
The state of education in Little Braxted in 1867 appears in this report on employment in agriculture.
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Little Braxted - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Little Braxted - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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