MEM22252 - Old School, Porlock (Monument)

Summary

Before 1876 there was a schoolroom in Parson Street, run by subscription. It is not clear whether the building is still extant or precisely where it was.

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Full Description

Before the present school opened in 1876 there was a schoolroom in Parson Street, run by subscription. There is mention of a school in 1783 when 11d. tax was paid for School House. [1]

Sources/Archives (1)

  • <1> Monograph: Corner, Dennis. 1992. Porlock in Those Days. Exmoor Books. p93.

Map

Location

Grid reference SS 8859 4660 (point) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS84NE
Civil Parish PORLOCK, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 2 fluvial
  • Coastal Risk 2016: Flood Zone 2 fluvial

Record last edited

Jul 11 2016 1:03PM

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