Old Inverclyde Schools

Inverclyde has seen many schools since the introduction of compulsory education in the nineteenth century. On this page you can see images some of these schools, many now long disappeared, which played such an important role in the lives of local people. The Museum also has school realated memorabilia and other items relating to education in Inverclyde in the Collection. On this page you can see some images of schools from a previous era along with class photographs and items of education.

The text and images on this page are the copyright of the McLean Museum and Art Gallery. For enquiries about this collection please contact the McLean Museum at wattinstitution@inverclyde.gov.uk.

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