History of Widford

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Hylands House, Widford.
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History of Widford >> Education in Widford

Education in Widford

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

1818

"Population 103. The poorer classes have ample means of education in their power, at the national school in Chelmsford, about two miles distant."

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

1833

"Population 157. No school in this parish"

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

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Widford - Cary's New and Correct English Atlas, 1798

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Widford - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805

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