Remains of St Mary's Church, Virley.© Copyright Glyn Baker contributor to the Geograph Project and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence
History of Virley >> Education in Virley
Reports and returns on schools and education in Virley. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 50. The poor are without the means of education which they are desirous of possessing."
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 65. One Sunday Schoo,l which at present is only attended by 2 children."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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