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Newton School Log Book, 1905, July to December

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Newton School Log Book for period July 1905 to December 1905


Headmaster, Mr William Morgan (from 1883)
Assistant Teacher of Infants, Miss Rosa Lloyd
Sewing Mistress, Mrs R. Morgan
Monitoress, Margaretta Price on 20th January 1899
Monitoress, Celia Cole from 29 May 1899
First record of visit by H.H. Wood (‘Squire’ of Whitehouse) on 11th October 1895
School Attendance Officer, Mr Price
School Inspector, Mr Cowling
Medical Officer, L.Thain, M.R.C.S., Longtown


4th August 1905. Details reported to Education Committee

member of Staff

date of birth

commenced duties

Mrs Rachel Morgan

7 Feb 1857

7 May 1887

Miss Rosa Lloyd

3 Mar 1877

5 July 1895

Miss Celia Cole

25 June 1885

29 May 1899


1st November 1905, last entry in hand of Headmaster William Morgan.
Mr William Morgan died on 19th November 1905 aged 58. He died at Newton school house after a short illness. He had been head teacher for 22 years. The school closed for 7 days

28th November 1905. Thomas Lewis Williams, born 28 March 1876, Certified Teacher, takes charge as temporary Headmaster (trained at University College of North Wales, Bangor, 3 years from 1901 -1904)


22nd December 1905, Mr T L Williams leaves to take up a post at The Grammer School, March, Cambridge.



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