History of Wendens Ambo

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Education in Wendens Ambo

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


"Population 288. A Sunday school, in which 28 boys and 24 girls are taught, supported by subscription, and the teacher instructs the children twice a week, in reading and writing."

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


"Population 333. One Sunday School, supported by subscription and attended by 20 males and 33 females."

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

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Wendens Ambo - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

Wendens Ambo - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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