A Goodly Heritage
Bilson Schools
Rosemary & Rue

E. M. O. 2004  


Bilson Schools

Chapter 1
Chapter 2
Chapter 3
Chapter 4
Chapter 5
Chapter 6
Chapter 7
Chapter 8
Chapter 9
Chapter 10

The Forest of Dean  
Living History
Using local slides, photographs and reminiscences.

There's Nothing Like Education.

In the beginning there was darkness ...


The real historians of our Schools at Bilson are those early Head Masters and Head Mistresses, who so painstakingly recorded in their Log Books the day to day happenings in the Schools.

Not only do these writings give a fascinating glimpse of what school life was like for our grandparents and great grandparents, but they also provide a social history of our town in the hard-working and often depressed days at the turn of the century.

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