A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 6 Part 2, Bramber Rape (North-Western Part) Including Horsham. Originally published by Victoria County History, London, 1986.
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A school was mentioned in 1604. (fn. 1) Thereafter there seems generally to have been no school in the parish (fn. 2) before 1865, when the incumbent put the children to a dame school, where the boys stayed until 8 or 9; there was also a Sunday school in common with Ashington. (fn. 3) In 1871 the children attended school at Thakeham or Sullington. (fn. 4)