History of Rickling

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All Saints Church, Rickling.
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History of Rickling >> Education in Rickling

Education in Rickling

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

1818

"Population 385. A day school containing about 20 children. The poor are desirous of having the means of education."

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

1833

"Population 447. One Infant School, wherein 6 children of each sex are instructed at the expense of their parents. One Day and Sunday School (commenced 1830) at which 24 males and 30 females attend daily, and 8 males and 2 females additional on Sundays; it is supported by subscription, and a small weekly payment from each child."

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

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

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Rickling - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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