History of Paglesham
St Peter's Mission Hall, Paglesham.
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Education in Paglesham
Reports and returns on schools and education in Paglesham. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 345. Two schools, containing together 25 children. The poor are desirous of having better means of instruction."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 450. Two Daily Schools, wherein 24 children receive instruction at the expense of their parents. One Sunday School, of about 38 children of both sexes is supported by the parish."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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Paglesham - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
Paglesham - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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