Powys Digital History Project

Hay and the Wye Valley
Education and school life

For more about
the origins of formal
education in Wales
see our general
Education pages. 

A rich source
Use the links below to view these pages, which will include many interesting extracts from School Log Books held by the Powys County Archives.

As will be seen from the pages on the schools of the other Powys communities covered by this website, school log books can tell us a great deal about many other aspects of life in rural communities. They can be rich source of social history from times past.

The Hay British School, Infants Department