Harrow, one of the top public (private) schools in the UK. There has been a school on the site since 1243 but the Harrow School of today was founded by John Lyon under a Royal Charter of Elizabeth I in 1572. It has educated eight former Prime Ministers including, Churchill, Baldwin, Peel and Palmerston
Eton College - One of the top public, meaning private, schools in the UK. - Eton was founded in 1440 as the “King’s College of Our Lady of Eton besides Wyndsor” by Henry VI to provide a free education for “70 poor scholars” (the original inhabitants of College), who would then go on to King’s College Cambridge, founded by Henry the following year.