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St Peters School, Bryn
St Peters School, Bryn
Photo: livia
Views: 6,721
Item #: 7832
St Peters class photo about 1959

Comment by: lanky11 on 1st November 2008 at 21:46

Is that Mr Nelson the headmaster?

Comment by: Livia on 2nd November 2008 at 14:32

Yes it is Mr Nelson! my sister Irene Atherton is on the right, 2nd from the end middle row

Comment by: tom on 2nd November 2008 at 14:40

yes it is lanky he still makes me shiver

Comment by: trixie on 2nd November 2008 at 20:51

is that you olive?marjorie.

Comment by: Livia on 3rd November 2008 at 16:55

yes its me Marjorie. Olive J how are you

Comment by: marjorie, on 5th November 2008 at 19:47

yes i'm ok.sorry to hear about your irene.very sad,i hear b shaw died too.

Comment by: Susan Atkins (nee Atherton) on 17th December 2008 at 21:04

I showed this picture to Joyce & Christine (Cunliffe) and they gave me the following names....
Back Row L-R, Frank Brindle, ?,Joan Morgan,Gwyneth Evans, ?,Barbara Prudence,David Johnstone.
Middle Row L-R, Carol Brown, ?,Denise Wild,Janet Lockett,Irene Atherton,?.
Headmaster Mr. Nelson.
Maybe someone can fill in the missing names.

Comment by: Anne Ridgway nee Daniels on 8th May 2009 at 12:01

Is the girl next to Gwyneth, Pam Hurst?

Comment by: Edna Harris (Hurst) on 17th July 2009 at 21:55

Blimey, Anne, it IS my sister Pam Hurst, next to Gwynneth.Pam died in 1994. Weird to see Nelly again. (Mr Nelson)

Comment by: Edna Harris (Hurst) on 19th July 2009 at 14:28

It is David Fry on back row next to Frank Brindle.

Comment by: kylie on 15th July 2010 at 13:27

i remember starting this school in 1993 having lessons in the old school building which was really creepy. i remeber when it was finally knocked down all the old bottles that was under it i think i still have one or two at my mums.

Comment by: beowulf on 22nd May 2011 at 18:35

front left David Chapman?

Comment by: David Johnston on 16th October 2013 at 22:11

Middle row right is Judith Lane
Front row - David Chapman, Billy Cunliffe

Comment by: Sylvia Heath on 26th November 2015 at 23:22

I am not in this picture but I remember everyone who is.Irene Atherton was my best friend in junior school and I often had lunch at her house,they were very happy times.Mr Nelson was another thing,straight out of a Charles Dickens novel.

Comment by: Ruth Strong (Sharratt) on 20th March 2016 at 08:53

I was looking through old photos of St Peter's when i realised that this would have been my class if we had not moved to Birmingham in 1957. I remember Janet Locket with whom I exchanged letters for a few years and David Johnstone who had a wonderful train set. I remember sitting on the steps at Bryn station with him watching trains and getting into trouble with Miss Green (my aunt) for being late. I wonder if anyone remembers Mrs Sharratt as a teacher

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