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the origins of
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school in the hills
The 1836 Ordnance Survey map shown below gives some idea of the difficulties many of the children from the surrounding hill farms must have faced in getting to and from school, particularly in winter.
|There are many references in the school log books to the nature of the local landscape and to the frequent problems encountered by the children and the teachers caused by the Welsh weather and the exposed position of the school in the hills.|
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