Education Provision 1833

Wooburn Parish (Pop. 1,927)

Five Daily Schools, two of which contain 70 males and 52 females. These Schools (to which lending Libraries are attached), are supported by subscription, aided by weekly payment of twopence from the parents with each child. The salaries are £35 per annum to the master, and £20 to the mistress, together with the children's payments. Of the other five Schools (in all of which the instruction is paid for by the parents), one contains 15 males ; three 50 females, and one, 4 males and 7 females.-

Four Sunday Schools, all supported by voluntary contributions; one with 70 males and 117 females, who attend the Established Church; one appertaining to Independent Dissenters, consisting of 86 males and 115 females; one to Wesleyans, 30 males and 34 females; and one to Primitive Methodists, 25 males and 34 females. Lending Libraries are attached to the two first Sunday Schools.