Notes

The history of the New Road School in Wootton Bridge on the Isle of Wight.

If you attended this school or taught there we would be pleased to hear from you.

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Bibliography

This bibliography includes both printed material and other documents as well as information received.

ABBREVIATIONS:

PA- PARISH ARCHIVE
SCH- WOOTTON COMMUNITY PRIMARY SCHOOL
RO- COUNTY RECORDS OFFICE
LO- LOCATION

Wootton School Log Books

1891-1903 SCH
1903-1924 SCH
1924-1944 SCH
1944-1971 SCH

MISCELLANEOUS ITEMS

Account Book Arreton Parish Church, Vestry Arr/Apr/2B/1 Meetings 1770-1813 RO

Report of the Select Committee for the education of the Poor 1818 RO

Arreton Schools, Managers Minute Book and Published Accounts 1856-1891 RO

Trust Deed, Abstract 1867 PA

Architects Drawings 1866 RO

Papers relating to lease of School to the Education Authority 1904 RO

Attendance figures 1869-1891 RO

Yearly Examination Figures 1873-1890 RO

Biography of Edmund Brading RO

Accounts, wages to Junior Staff 1885-1887 RO

Medical Officer of Health Annual Reports 1885 onwards

NEWS REPORTS

Isle of Wight Observer School Opening ceremony 1867 PA

Isle of Wight County Press Princess Beatrice wedding, Silver & Golden Jubilee Celebrations 1887,1897 PA

Huddersfield Daily Examiner School Trip 1932 PA

Isle of Wight County Press Opening Ceremony - Church Road School 1969 PA Associated memorabilia is also available

PARISH MAGAZINES, 1945, May 1946, 1951, July 1969

CENSUS RETURNS, DIRECTORIES AND PARISH REGISTERS

Census 1861, 1871 RO

Baptism Register, St. Edmund's, Wootton 1813-1903 RO

White Isle of Wight Directory 1857 RO

OTHER

Nicky Billington Open University Study 1997 PA

George Osborne An Evacuee's Story 1999 PA

PERSONAL MEMORIES

Mr. R Cheverton, St. Vernon, New Road, Wootton

Mr. R Williams, memoirs 1984

Mrs. Williams, 21 Station Road, Wootton

Mrs. Stay, Solent View, New Road, Wootton

Joyce Wade, Newlands, Gravel Pit Road, Wootton

Mrs. M Whinier, 124, High Street, Wootton

REFERENCE WORKS

Hey- The Oxford Companion to Local and Family History 1995 PA

Horn The Victorian and Edwardian School Child 1989 MB

Horn The Victorian Town Child, Pub Sutton 1997 MB

Lewis The Village School 1989 MB

Best Mid Victorian Britain 1979 MB

Curtis & Boltwood An Introductory History of English Education 1967 PA


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