Education Provision 1833

Eton Parish (Pop. 3,232)

Five Daily Schools,

One whereof is endowed for 60 males and 30 females, by Mark Antony Porney; the master's salary is £59 per annum, with the privilege of taking extra scholars, of which he has 20, who are paid for by their parents; mistress's salary, £38 per annum, with the like privilege. At present she has 12 females, paid for by their parents. A house is also provided for the master and mistress, and when vacancies occur in the foundation, children are invariably chosen from the Sunday School.

The other four contain 28 males and 55 females, who are instructed at the expense of their parents.

N.B. The Collegiate School founded by King Henry VI. for 70 scholars, is not included in the above.

One Sunday School, wherein 62 males and 17 females, receive gratuitous instruction.

ABSTRACT OF EDUCATION RETURNS, 1833.

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