History of Widford
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.
"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
"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
Widford - First Series Ordnance Survey Map 1805
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