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John Pounds, mender of shoes and teacher of children.

John Pounds, mender of shoes and teacher of children.

A New Year gift. 1844.

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Published by The Christian world in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pounds, John, 1766-1839.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsCT788.P77 J6
    The Physical Object
    Pagination20 p.
    Number of Pages20
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6666815M
    LC Control Number24016871
    OCLC/WorldCa11406823

    The late great local historian Tim Backhouse examines the life and times of a true Pompey hero.. By the time that John Pounds died in , he was, despite his modest and humble lifestyle, arguably the most famous person in Portsmouth. His fame had also spread well beyond the bounds of the old town to the extent that news of his death was reported in London newspapers within weeks of the event. Explore historical records and family tree profiles about John Founds on MyHeritage, the world's family history network. Trusted by millions of genealogists since Trusted information source for millions of people worldwide. English.

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John Pounds was a shoemaker and teacher born in Portsmouth. He is the man most responsible for the creation of the concept of Ragged schools. After Pounds' died, Thomas Guthrie (often credited with the creation of Ragged Schools) wrote his Plea for Ragged Schools and proclaimed John Pounds as the originator of this idea.

POUNDS, JOHN (–), gratuitous teacher of poor children, was born in St. Mary Street, Portsmouth, on 17 June His father, a sawyer in the royal dockyard, apprenticed John, at twelve years of age, to a shipwright.

In Pounds, then a youth six feet in height, fell into a dry dock, and was crippled for life. A commemorative piece honoring a cobbler who taught poor children for free.

A charming John Pounds composition of John Pound in his shop, teaching children as he repairs a shoe. John Pounds Altruist and Teacher John Pounds was a man of Portsmouth whose actions gave hope and heart to many young children caught in the poverty of early C19th Portsmouth John Pounds was born in Portsmouth on 17th June in St Mary’s street and baptised at St Mary’s church Portsea on 11th January John Pounds (J – January 1, ) was a teacher and altruist born in Portsmouth, and the man most responsible for the creation of the concept of Ragged schools.

After Pounds' death, Thomas Guthrie (often credited with the creation of Ragged Schools) wrote his Plea for Ragged Schools and proclaimed John Pounds as the originator of this : JPortsmouth, England. JOHN POUNDS () - SHOEMENDER. By the time that John Pounds died inhe was, despite his modest and humble lifestyle, arguably the most famous person in Portsmouth.

His fame had also spread well beyond the bounds of the old town to the extent that news of his death was reported in London newspapers within weeks of the event. Download this stock image: a mid 19th century print depicting John Pounds and his ragged school children - JMA from Alamy's library of millions of high.

One of the first ragged schools was started in Portsmouth in about by a shoe-mender named John Pounds. These provided free schooling for poor children, run with charity. Bywhen there were about a hundred ragged schools in Britain, a Ragged School Union was set up.

They had to be run very cheaply and so had few books apart from Bibles. Buy The Poor Shoe-mender; or, the faith that removes mountains. A sermon on Matt. xxi. 21, 22 occasioned by the death of John Pounds. etc by Philip Harwood (ISBN:) from Amazon's Book Store.

Everyday low prices and free delivery on eligible : Philip Harwood. However, unlike the efforts of Pounds and subsequent ragged schoolers, Watson used compulsion. Vagrant children were arrested and put in the school. A ‘ragged school for girls opened inand a mixed school in Thomas Cranfield was more in the John Pounds.

On this day in history: 1st January – The death of John Pounds – shoemaker, altruistic teacher – and the man originally responsible for the concept of the ‘Ragged Schools’.

John Pounds was born on the 17th of June and when he was years-old his father arranged for him to enter into an apprenticeship as a shipwright at. One of the first was started in Portsmouth by a shoe-mender named John Pounds. Older children helped to teach younger ones. Ragged Schools were often in one room of a house, or in an old barn.

John Pounds (J - January 1, ) was a teacher and altruist born in Portsmouth, and the man most responsible for the creation of the concept of Ragged schools. After Pounds' death, Thomas Guthrie (often credited with the creation of Ragged Schools) wrote his Plea for Ragged Schools and proclaimed John Pounds as the originator of.

John Norman (if he's the John Charles Norman you found) died inMary is now a widow - still working as boot binder. Presumably after John's death they stopped running the Ragged School.

In (at 5 Oxford Road) only Emily (then 7) is listed, but by there are four more children, including Frederick (15) who's listed as a pupil teacher. Здесь Вы можете скачать Тест на тему "Children in Victorian times" для предмета: Английский язык.

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14 v. Forms part of: Popular graphic art. Georgian – Period John Pounds Altruist and Teacher. This entry is part 1 of 10 in the series Hampshire People.

John Pounds shoe maker, teacher and altruist lived and worked in Old Portsmouth in the early C19th and the inspiration for the ragged school movement.

Read More. In John Pounds, known as the crippled cobbler, began teaching children for free. His reputation as a teacher grew, and he soon had over 40 students. After Pound’s death, Thomas Guthrie wrote Plea for Ragged Schools (referring to the poor – or ragged children) and credited John Pounds with the idea.

Hawkes became acquainted with Pounds during the last six years of the old shoe mender’s life and his first person narrative includes descriptions by many other people who were contemporaries and Portsmouth residents. The book has been reprinted in its original form (ISBN: ), published by the John Pounds Memorial Church.

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Mona Mender (B.A., Mount Holyoke), a teacher of piano and music theory, studied piano and composition in New York City and continued her music studies at Montclair State College (music therapy) and the Juilliard School (preparation of music manuscripts).

Formerly state chairman of education and of the docent program for the New Jersey Symphony Orchestra League and past chairman of the Board Cited by: 1.On Sunday's John attended the High Street Chapel and after a meal at his workshop, the children accompanied John to the chapel.

Rev Dr Thomas Guthrie, a minister in Scotland, saw a picture of John Pounds working in his workshop surrounded by children and was inspired to build on John's work in his home town of Edinburgh, the schools which.The first Ragged School in Portsmouth began was founded by John Pounds () who is credited initiating the Ragged School movement.

Crippled as an apprentice in the dockyard, John Pounds became a cobbler in St. Mary’s Street. Here he would gather in around him forty or fifty of the local pauper children in his tiny workshop.