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Gaelic School, Laxay

Gaelic School, Laxay

Records indicate that there was a Gaelic School, on or near croft 15 Laxay which opened in 1825. The teacher was Neil Matheson and in 1842, the teacher was Donald Macfarlane. The population of Laxay in 1825 was 158 persons and there were 49 pupils in the school.

Title: Gaelic School, Laxay
Record Type: Historical/ Archaeological Sites
Type: School
Period: 19th Century
Grid Ref Northing: 921376
Grid Ref Easting: 133206
Record Maintained By: CECL
Subject Id: 28627