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Certificate awarded by the Scotch Education Department

Description:

Certificate presented to Robert Cunningham from Mauchline Public School on passing Lower Grade Arithmetic, 1897. 

 

In 1872, the Education (Scotland) Act set up a system of schooling for all of Scotland, however the overall administration of the Scotch (later Scottish) Education Department was situated in London until 1939, when headquarters moved north. 

Source:
Dean Castle
Digital Number:
RI_DC_0000791
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council