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St Paul's C of E, Goose Green


St. Paul's School, c1955.
Photo: Barry Whittle
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Item #: 414
St. Paul's School, c1955.

Comment by: florence walsh (nee draper) on 14th August 2008 at 00:10

back row, 5th from right john mason. he used to live next door to me in princes street, off little lane, goose green.

Comment by: J.S on 15th August 2008 at 21:32

Was the teachers name Miss Alker? did she get married and become Mrs Jones?

Comment by: Carole Walker on 4th March 2009 at 09:29

Hi Sis (Doreen), I still can't decide which is you on this one, are you sat on the right of Pam or second from left on front row?

Comment by: Doreen Morters(Fairhurst) on 28th March 2009 at 19:13

Carole, I'm sure that's me front row, 4th.from right. I remember the clothes. How weird is that as I can't remember what I wore last year?

Comment by: Mike Farrimond on 20th August 2009 at 11:41

49 children in this class!!

Comment by: Alan on 24th November 2009 at 19:05

The lad 3rd from left after the teacher on the back row is a relation of mine. His name is Robert Davies

Comment by: Gayner Lambert on 5th August 2010 at 17:46

Hi Hilary - as per our chat Stephanie Williams is on second row up, 3rd from left sitting between Mavis Bridge and Pam Williams

Comment by: George Aspinall on 26th October 2014 at 22:31

Miss Aldred became Mrs little

Comment by: Norman Guy on 16th June 2015 at 08:34

The boys on the photo,with apologies for mistakes and omissions,are:-back
Tommy Challinor,?, Bob Davies, Joe Wilkinson, Alan Barton, Terry Taylor, John Barlow, ?, John Mason, Owen, Norman Guy, John Forshaw, Paul Chambers.
3rd row..... Barry Whittle, Barry Fisher, Alan Bradshaw, Paul Hibbert, Barry Mellor, Andrew Johnson, Roy Box, Brian Ralphs, Alan Heyes, Mick Farrimond, Billy Prior, John Finch, Mansel Mather, Peter Sixsmith.
Front.... Dave Orrell, Keith Worthington.
Next to Dave Orrell is Linda Hall and behind her is Pamela Wilkinson,
whose mother, Eva?, was a dressmaker and had a shop in Brackley St.

Comment by: James Oldham on 29th September 2017 at 21:12

49 kids in this class.
The teacher must have had her work cut out.
Good job there was no OFSTED.

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