The History of Education Centre has a box of Victorian-themed education objects and photographs available for loan. Cost: £50, which includes a refundable deposit of £10 on return. The box is available for one month. We will deliver and pick up the box to your school.
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The box contains:
- Costumes: 8 pinafores, 8 shirts and waistcoats (as worn by Victorian children)
- 8 slates, a small bag of chalk and erasers
- A tawse (teacher’s belt)
- A set of finger stocks
- A split-nib pen and inkwell (no ink)
- Copy sheets of cursive writing
- Some children’s small wooden toys
- Information leaflets about various items