Powys Digital History Project

Machynlleth and the Dovey Valley
Education and schools


New opportunities for local people
The coming of schools to the Dovey Valley and the education they offered dramatically changed the lives of most of the local people, and many new possibilities came their way.

The story of some of these schools can be seen on these pages.

  The National School Derwenlas Board School
  The County School Darowen National School
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