Durleigh
Education

Sponsor

Victoria County History

Publication

Author

R W Dunning, C R Elrington (Editors), A P Baggs, M C Siraut

Year published

1992

Supporting documents

Page

35

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'Durleigh: Education', A History of the County of Somerset: Volume 6: Andersfield, Cannington, and North Petherton Hundreds (Bridgwater and neighbouring parishes) (1992), pp. 35. URL: http://british-history.ac.uk/report.aspx?compid=18520 Date accessed: 01 October 2014.


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EDUCATION.

There was a Sunday school with 20 children in 1819. (fn. 43) In 1846 there was a day school with 22 and a Sunday school with 5 children. (fn. 44) Between 1861 and 1883 a Sunday school was held in a house near the church. (fn. 45) An infant school was recorded in 1889 but in 1894 children were said to attend schools in Bridgwater. (fn. 46)

Footnotes

43 Educ. of Poor Digest, p. 782.
44 Nat. Soc. Inquiry, 1846-7, Som. 8-9.
45 P.O. Dir. Som. (1861); Kelly's Dir. Som. (1883).
46 Kelly's Dir. Som. (1889, 1894).