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SCHOOL [NE of West Peaston] School
John Hunter
Andrew Miller
014 [Situation] About 45 Chains N.E. [North East] from West Peaston.
A cottage in the hamlet of East Peaston occupied as a School house. The usual branches including Latin are taught here. Average attendance about 60. Although this is a private school the teacher receives an allowance annually from the parochial funds.
SCHOOL [NW of West Peaston] School
Miss Philips Teacher
Mr. Wilson West Byres
014 [Situation] About 100 Chains N.W. [North West] from the village of West Peaston.
A school house in the village of House of Muir for the education of the children of the work people. The teacher receives £10 per annum from the Dowager Lady Hopeton who also gave the school & Teachers dwelling. The remainder of the teachers living Consists of School fees. The children are taught reading, writing & arithmetic besides Sewing & Knitting to the girls the average number of pupils 40

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