Monthly Archive:: November 2019

Discover Layers of History on School Trips to Krakow

A beautiful and history-rich centre for music and art, Krakow is one of Poland’s oldest cities and presents a fascinating location for school trips. With records of its existence as a trading town dating back to 966 CE, it grew in size and influence to become a flourishing city in the ninth century, and was

Tracing Old Scottish School Records

In search of old school records from Scotland I am searching for old school records (1840s-1860s) in order to find out which school my ancestors attended. I understand that it was not compulsory for parents to send their children to school until 1872 but surely there must be records somewhere in Scotland which references to