Education

This section will include information about the Primitive Methodist Theological Institute (renamed Hartley College in 1906, and later Hartley Victoria College), and Elmfield and Bourne College. Were you a student there, or can you tell us anything about their history?

Page link: 'Letters Home' from Hartley College, 1911
'Letters Home' from Hartley College, 1911
by Thomas Dryden Phillipson
Page link: 1902 diary
1902 diary
my grandfather's diary of his first term at Hartley
Page link: Elmfield College
Elmfield College
A snap-shot of life at the school in 1912
Page link: Elmfield College
Elmfield College
An ongoing research project
Page link: Hartley College students, 1893-95
Hartley College students, 1893-95
Can you help identify these men?
Page link: Passive Resistance to Mr Balfour's Education Act
Passive Resistance to Mr Balfour's Education Act
Jeremiah Ratcliffe's 'Burning Issue', 1903