Document ReferenceOs C 270
TitleLetter from Rev. John Twells, Gamston Rectory, Retford, Nottinghamshire, to J.E. Denison; 15 Sept. n.y. [1860]
Date15 September 1860
Extent6 ff
Content DescriptionComments on meetings [of Diocesan Board of Education] concerning teacher training school; explains need for haste as he believes local education for female poor is deficient and better teachers are required; states that existing training schools are overcrowded; believes good teaching requires training; discusses finances and building requirements of proposed school; recommends Nottingham contributes to scheme; states that Bishop [Jackson] will also write about scheme.

Post-script discusses whereabouts and health of mutual acquaintances; comments on bad harvest.

Relates to Os C 269.
Termeducation, Board of Education, Lincoln Diocese
education, of poor
education, tutors
schools, training
buildings, schools
women, education of
financial affairs, ecclesiastical
agriculture, harvest
patronage, social

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CodePersonNameDates of existence
NA7150Jackson; John (1811-1885); Bishop of London; Bishop of Lincoln 1853-1868 London 1868-18851811-1885
NA9487Pierrepont; Mary Laetitia (1784-1860); Countess Manvers; née Eyre; eldest dau. of Anthony Hardolph Eyre of Grove, Nottinghamshire; m 2nd Earl Manvers 18041784-1860
NA8312Pierrepont; Charles Herbert (1778-1860); 2nd Earl Manvers; succ. 18161778-1860
NA9841Vernon; Granville V. Harcourt- (1792-1879); Mr; M.P. Aldborough 1815-1820; East Retford 1831-1847; took name of Harcourt before Vernon 18311792-1879
NA9842Vernon; Pyne J. (-1872); Mrs; wife of G.H. Vernon-1872
NA9843Eyre; Charles W. (1802-1862); Rev.; rector of Carlton in Lindrick, Nottinghamshire, and Lord of the Manor of Rampton1802-1862
NA945Clinton; Henry P.F. Pelham- (1811-1864); 5th Duke of Newcastle under Lyne; styled Earl of Lincoln until 18511811-1864
NA9844Simpson; William Bridgeman (1813-1895); Rev.1813-1895
NA9845Simpson; Frances L.W. Bridgeman (-1887); Lady; née Fitzwilliam wife of W.B. Simpson-1887
NA9177Simpson; Henry Bridgeman (1795-1873); Mr; sheriff of Nottingham 18551795-1873
NA9337Simpson; Frances E. (-1886); Mrs; née Baring wife of H.B. Simpson-1886
NA9846Riddell; George Hutton- (1807-1864); Mr; banker Mayor of Newark Nottinghamshire 1846 and 1856; son of G.W. Hutton1807-1864
NA9847Riddell; Hannah E. Hutton- (c.1824-1860); Mrs; probably 2nd wife of G. Hutton-Riddellc.1824-1860
NA9848Simpson; Isabella G. Bridgeman (fl 1840-1860); Missfl 1840-1860
NA8467Pierrepont; Sydney William Herbert (1825-1900); 3rd Earl Manvers; succ. 18601825-1900
NA9849Pierrepont; Georgine Jane Elizabeth Fanny (1826-1910); Countess Manvers; dau. of Augustin Louis Joseph Casimir Gustave de Franquetot, Duc de Coigny; m 3rd Earl Manvers 18521826-1910
NA9838Twells; John (1805-1875); Rev.; Vicar of Eaton 1840-18721805-1875
NA199Denison; J. Evelyn (1800-1873); 1st Viscount Ossington; M.P. Speaker of House of Commons 1857-72 created Viscount Ossington 18721800-1873
PL70340/Holme Pierrepont/Nottinghamshire/England
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