History of Little Parndon

St Mary's Church, Little Parndon
St Mary's Church, Little Parndon
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History of Little Parndon >> Education in Little Parndon

Education in Little Parndon

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


"No school. Some of the poor children are instructed at a national school at Harlow, which is about a mile and three quarters distant, and the remiander are educated by the bounty of W. Smith, esq., at a school in the parish of Great Pardon."

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


"Population 90. No School in the parish."

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

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Little Parndon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Little Parndon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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