History of Myland

St Michael's Church - exterior
St Michael's Church, Mile-End. Built 1854-5 replacing the medieval church.
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History of Myland >> Education in Myland

Education in Myland

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


"St Michael Parish, Mile-End. Population 477. Two Daily Schools: whereof one contains 12, and the other 4 children of each sex; the children in the former School are partly instructed at the expense of the Rector, and partly at that of their parents; those in the latter, are wholly paid for by their parents. One Sunday School attended by 30 males and 20 females. This School is wholly supported by the Rector."

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

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Myland (or Mile End) - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Myland (or Mile End) - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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