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, Westwood, c.1876
Cotheridge School Children (1890-1912)
Page from R Smith's Exercise Book, showing map
of Worcestershire, 1838
Michael Coleman, Headmaster of Martley School,
& wife, (1866-1893)
Page from Bishampton School Log Book, 1901
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