History of St Lawrence
St Lawrence's Church, St Lawrence.
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Education in St Lawrence
Reports and returns on schools and education in St Lawrence. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 200. The few poor children receive instruction at an adjoining parish school, but the poor are without sufficient means of education."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 182. One Sunday School of 2 males and 6 females, is supported by the Incumbent, with the exception of an annual donation of £1 by a gentleman."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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St Lawrence - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
St Lawrence - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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