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    GUILDHALL & MARKETS; CARDIGAN FREE GRAMMAR SCHOOL

    by  • April 19, 2014 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, Public Building, School, Site Type • 2 Comments

    History: A petition was completed on 23rd January 1647 from the burgesses of the town, calling for the provision of a free school for Cardigan. It stated that: “…There is no free school within forty miles, and the inhabitants are so poor that they are not able to have their children educated in any...

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    YSGOL UWCHRADD ABERTEIFI/CARDIGAN COUNTY SECONDARY SCHOOL

    by  • July 29, 2013 • Cardigan, Ceredigion, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, School, Site Type • 0 Comments

    History: The Welsh Intermediate Act was passed on 12th August 1889. At a meeting held in Cardigan Guildhall on 6th June 1890 it was unanimously agreed to seek the provision of a new Intermediate School for the town. On 10th October 1890 the Cardiganshire & Pembrokeshire Joint Education Committee voiced its’ support for the...

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    LLANGOEDMOR SCHOOL

    by  • June 26, 2013 • Ceredigion, Llangoedmor, Modern, Period, Post-Medieval, School, Site Type • 4 Comments

    History: On 14th April 1848 money was being collected towards building a boys’ schoolroom for Llangoedmor. On 8th December 1848 the new building was almost finished, complete with Master and Mistresses House. It was probably designed by William Jenkins, Blaenbarthen. In 1861 Albert D. Parkin, 20, was the headmaster of the National School and...

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