Cantal Board School, Llanbister
Powys County Archives
The headmaster of Llanbister Cantal school had cause to discipline a number of his pupils throughout the year.
And another child:
The teacher also had cause to punish a child for theft:
The school's punishment book from 1904 shows what sort of punishments might have been meted out to Evan.
Children were also punished for being late:
Sometimes administering discipline caused problems:
Three Palfrey children were registered with the school at this time - Lucy (9), William (8) and Alfred (4).
However, as well as maintaining discipline, Mr Roberts was also a teacher who liked to reward his pupils with special treats.
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