History of Twinstead

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History of Twinstead >> Education in Twinstead

Education in Twinstead

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


"Population 139. A Sunday school, supported by voluntary contribution, containing from 10 to 15 children. The poor readily send their children to the Sunday school."

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


"Population 205. One Day and Sunday School (commenced 1828) in which are 13 males and 17 females daily, and 5 children of each sex on Sundays; it is partly supported by subscription, and partly by payments from the parents of the children."

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

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