History of Messing

Old School House - exterior
Old School House, Messing.
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History of Messing >> Education in Messing

Education in Messing

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

1818

"Population 554. A Sunday school. The poor have not suificient means of instruction."

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

1833

"Population 775. One Daily School, containing 27 males and 30 females; and one Sunday School, of 40 children of each sex, both Schools are supported voluntary contributions."

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

1848

"Boys and Girls. The religious instruction is practical and complete."

Source: Report of the Committee of Council on Education (England and Wales Volume 1, 1848

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Messing - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Messing - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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