History of Ramsden Crays

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St Mary's Church, Ramsden Crays. Now a private residence.
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History of Ramsden Crays >> Education in Ramsden Crays

Education in Ramsden Crays

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


"Population 262. A small day school, in which 12 or 15 children are taught by a woman. Many of the children attend school at Billericay; and it is in contemplation to open a Sunday school."

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


"Population 272. Two Daily Schools: wherein 7 males and 8 females are instructed at the expense of their parents."

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

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Ramsden Crays - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Ramsden Crays - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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