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Victorian Education

After the 1870 Education Act, it was compulsory for all children between the ages of 5 and 13 to attend school, although it is unclear how many of them were able to attend regularly.

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  • Arrangements for the Day

    Arrangements for the Day, Westwood, c.1876

    Arrangements for the Day
  • Cotheridge School Children

    Cotheridge School Children (1890-1912)

    Cotheridge School Children
  • R. Smith's exercise book

    Page from R Smith's Exercise Book, showing map of Worcestershire, 1838

    R. Smith's exercise book
  • Michael Coleman, Headmaster of Martley School

    Michael Coleman, Headmaster of Martley School, & wife, (1866-1893)

    Michael Coleman, Headmaster of Martley School
  • Bishampton School Log Book 1901

    Page from Bishampton School Log Book, 1901

    Bishampton School Log Book 1901

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This page was last reviewed 15 May 2013 at 21:33.
The page is next due for review 11 November 2014.