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Standish Grammar School 1948-49
Standish Grammar School 1948-49
Photo: Roy Huxley
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Item #: 12416
Standish Grammar School year photo 1948-49

Comment by: Roy Huxley on 3rd November 2009 at 16:53

What a motley crew! Left to right starting on the back row.
Ernie Partington,Roy Huxley,Ernie Marshall,Eric Southworth,Eric Kirkman,Melvyn Finch,Bob Jones,Kendrick Iddon.
2nd row.John Norris,Thomas Tomlinson,Barry Brocklehurst, Billy Mason,David Jackson,Fred Bazeley,Jackie Hill,
Kenneth Robinson,Ken Ogden.
3rd row.Alan Brown,Brian Booth,Billy Eastham,Tommy Potter,Frank Morgan,Jimmy Winstanley,Arthur Booth,
Billy Roden.
4th row.Alan Turner,Alan Bibby,Brian Clark,Jimmy Hart,Gordon Heaton,Alan Atherton,Raymond Taylor,Roy Ashcroft,Norman Mayor.Front Jimmy Langton, Jimmy Schofield. Plus Mr and Mrs W.Garner.

Comment by: Brian Acton on 3rd November 2009 at 19:38

Great photo, some familiar faces on here, Big Morgan, Ernie of course, Billy Mason, yourself, Kendrick Iddon, Fred Bazeley, and on or two others.You must have a good memory to recall all those names Roy, more than I could do now.Keep up the good work

Comment by: Roy Huxley on 28th September 2012 at 13:23

Since seeing Albert,s photo of this class i have decided that this one was probably taken in Spring 1950.

Comment by: Norman lowe on 27th June 2020 at 14:44

My class I may have been sick that day

Comment by: Arthur booth on 30th March 2022 at 13:04

Only just found photo what a time catch. Tried to do what you have done no chance can’t name have of them. I’m now touching 81 would love to know how many are still with us

Comment by: Roy Huxley on 27th June 2022 at 10:50

Hiya Arthur, nice to hear from you, i'm touching 81 as well. These are what i'm sure about, 14 alive, 12 dead and 10 i don't know.

Comment by: Roy on 1st March 2023 at 10:35

Frank Morgan recently passed away, RIP Frank.

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