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Notre Dame School, Standishgate

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Notre Dame High School Form Upper V 1950
Photo: Maureen Lester (nee Mitchell),
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Item #: 6961
Back row left to right:
V. Hunter,E.Corcoran,K.Bullough,M.Whelan,R.Major
M.Hawkins,M.Pilkington,A.Fox,S.Ashurst,
J.Aspinall
Middle row: H.Orrell,M.O'Donnell,L.Barrow,
M.Hartington,F.Grundy,J.Rothwell,B.Pickup,
H.Gaskell,T.Dunphy,M.Lonsdale.
Front row:M.Mort,H.Gore,B.Braddock,M.Downey,
A.Blackburn,M.Jarvis,E.Kay,J.Ashurst,E.Gaynor,
M.Mitchell

Comment by: Maureen Lester on 5th August 2008 at 11:22

I spent 5 happy years at the Convent from 1945 to 1950. It was a pity it was demolished as it was a lovely building both inside and out. Does anyone recognise themselves from the photo? - that's me, front row lst on right! Maureen Lester (nee Mitchell)

Comment by: Margaret Wall on 5th August 2008 at 21:50

Great picture Maureen. Everyone looking very prim and proper for the photographer.

Comment by: B.Cherrington nee Braddock. on 3rd September 2008 at 21:16

This brings back memories,Sister Edith ,Sister Rose Julie and Sister Julie Ursula spring to mind, I still see Maureen Mort and Hilda Gore sometimes.

Comment by: mary richardson nee habgood on 2nd January 2009 at 18:01

I remember it well!!! Anyone got my Year group? 1947-54

Comment by: christine atherton on 4th May 2009 at 11:53

Lots of memories of the convent-
I was there 1959-1964, anyone got any photos of this period
Sister Marie-Therese was the headmistress, a formidable lady!

Comment by: julie pomfret on 11th April 2010 at 18:25

Does anyone remember Sybil Kearney? She is 74 now.

Comment by: Ann on 23rd February 2011 at 01:20

Does anyone know if photographs of the stained glass 'house' windows (in the Salle) exist? If anyone has photos, please post them to this website. Thanks (in hope).

Comment by: Sheila Robinson (Byrne) on 1st June 2011 at 17:04

Does anyone have photos from 1950 to 1955?

Comment by: npl on 18th March 2012 at 02:16

I was there 1952 to 1958 has anyone got any photos.

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