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History of West Horndon >> Education in West Horndon
Reports and returns on schools and education in West Horndon. These allow a glimpse into the education your ancestors may have received if they were from this parish.
"Population 30. Schooling consolidated with Ingrave parish"
Source: Digest of Parochial Returns. Select Committee on Education of the Poor, 1818
"Population 63. No school in this parish."
Source: House of Commons papers, Volume 41. Abstract of Education Returns 1833
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West Horndon - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798
West Horndon - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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