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Sources for Education in Aspley Heath

Aspley Heath Council School

Aspley Heath National/Board/Council/County Primary/Lower School

  • Pamphlet 130: Eighty Years of School Life - being Extracts from the Log Books of Woburn Sands National School 1863-1868 and Aspley Heath School 1868-1945;
  • BHRS Volume 67: The Bedfordshire Schoolchild in the 19th Century;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/4: mixed school logbook: 1863-1893;
  • CRT130Asp2: account for building the school: 1867-1868;
  • R4/793/1-2: printed rules regarding payment, absence, instruction etc.: 1868;
  • E/SA3/1/1: tabulated returns of pupils under Factory & Workshop Act 1878
  • SDAspleyHeath2/4: admission register for mixed school: 1879-1899;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/1: admission register: 1887-1891;
  • Z251/14-16: school certificates for 204th standard: 1888-1890;
  • SB2/9: School Board contribution order regarding children attending from Aspley Guise and Wavendon: 1887-1903;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/1: infants' school logbook: 1890-1904;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/5: mixed school logbook: 1893-1909;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/5: admission register to mixed school: 1899-1910;
  • Z251/305: postcard album: early C20;
  • Z251/306-3-5: photographs of school buildings: early C20;
  • Z251/171: testimonial for Kate Newman: 1903;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/2: infants' school admission register (includes some London children 1917-1918 - Jewish?)
  • SDAspleyHeath1/2: infants' school logbook: 1904-1924;
  • E/TE5/1: details of teachers: 1904-1908;
  • SDAspleyHeath3/1: punishment book: 1907-1925;
  • E/TE5/2: details of teachers: 1908-1912;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/6: mixed school logbook: 1909-1924;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/6: admission register to mixed school: 1910-1928;
  • E/IN1/1: Inspectors' reports: 1910-1933;
  • CTM17/210: mortgage of school premises: 1914;
  • Z251/304/56-57, 60-61: photographs of children with teachers: 1916;
  • Z251/426-431: photographs of Miss C.E.M.Newman and pupils and colleagues: 1917;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/3: infants' school admission register: 1918-1926
  • SDAspleyHeath2/9: summary attendance register: 1920-1926;
  • Z251/304/55: photograph of Miss C.E.M.Newman and class: 1920;
  • SDAspleyHeath5/1: Miscellaneous papers (correspondence, application for recognition, regulations, etc): 1920-1931;
  • Z251/304/42-43: photographs of staff: 1920s;
  • Z251/304/54: photograph of headmaster and pupils: 1920s;
  • Z251/190: testimonial to Miss C.E.Newman: 1922;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/7: school logbook: 1924-1945;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/3: school logbook for infants' school: 1924-1926;
  • Z251/191: agreement to employ Miss C.E.M.Newman as assistant teacher: 1924;
  • CTM17/79: mortgage of school premises: 1927;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/7: admission register: 1928-1949;
  • SDAspleyHeath4/1: needlework sales book: 1933-1938;
  • Z251/433: photograph of children's parade for coronation: 1937;
  • Z251/356: letter of thanks on retirement of Miss K.Newman: 1940;
  • SDAspleyHeath1/8: school logbook: 1945-1971;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/8: admission register: 1949-1972;
  • SDAspleyHeath6/1:'Duties of Caretakers and Scavengers' Printed: 1951-1953;
  • SDAspleyHeath2/4: housecraft sales book: 1955-1958;
  • CA8/60: building maintenance file: 1965-1971;
  • SDAspleyHeath6/2: photograph of children playing musical instruments: c.1970;
  • CA2/638: building file on toilet accommodation: 1971;
  • CA8/851: building maintenance file: 1972-1984;
  • E/TE2/2/L2: details of lower school: 1978;
  • CA15/41: report on developments of old lower school site: 1984

Swallowfield Lower School

Swallowfield Lower School, Aspley Guise

  • PY/PH11/1-2: photographs of school under construction: 1980;
  • E/TE2/2/L78: details of school: 1985;
  • E/TE3/6: return of teaching staff: 1986;
  • E/MS3/2/2: kitchen and other details: c.1987;
  • E/Pu4/4/128: prospectus: 1995

The Knoll

The Knoll

  • X664/1-13: deeds to property: 1869-1897;
  • SY130 and 176/18: letters from headmaster E.F.Miller to John Starey about the progress of his son Eric: 1894-1898;
  • ST130, 176 and 242: correspondence about Eric and Stehpen Starey: 1894-1907;
  • SY175: letters to John and Grace Starey from their son Eric: 1894-1897;
  • X395/55: abstract of title to property: 1903;
  • ST242: school reports of Stephen Starey: 1904-1905;
  • SY217: letter to Stephen Starey from E.F.Miller: 1907;
  • Z480/1-115: run of school magazines: 1927-1974;
  • Z826/4/6: list of distinctions and old boys: 1930s;
  • P129/0/8: chapel service register: 1957-1974

The Pines

  • ST1032: sale catalogue: 1889