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Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School

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Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary Modern 2B 1956
Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary Modern 2B 1956
Photo: David Thompson
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Item #: 13623
Teacher Mr Hughes only other name I know is the person who gave me the photo to upload Tom McIlwee first left back row.

Comment by: janet farrimond on 18th February 2010 at 14:16

can anybody put names to the faces please

Comment by: Phil. Taylor on 19th February 2010 at 12:17

1st row L-R, 4th ? Tabner. 2nd row,1st Roy wood.3rd row,6th Arthur Crompton.Back row 2nd George Hodgekinson?

Comment by: janet farrimond on 24th February 2010 at 15:02

Dear phil;
do you know if billy smith is in this photo
he came from stubshaw cross

Comment by: Phil Taylor on 25th February 2010 at 18:47

Janet,
The only Smith of that year I remember,lived on the Riding Lane estate.He had a sister who went to the Grammar school.I can,t remember his first name but his nickname was Smee.I can't make him out on the photo even though he was in this class.

Comment by: janet farrimond on 3rd March 2010 at 21:53

Hi Phil it is the right billy as we lived there is nick name was smee do you know anybody who would recognise him
he was 10yrs older than me so i dont know him at that age and as i have no photos of him he died when he was 42 that was 1986 i;ve been looking a long time for any photos

Comment by: Phil Taylor on 17th March 2010 at 00:01

Hi Janet,
Looking at the photo, the only person who could be your brother is the 1st lad from the right hand side , front row

Comment by: janet farrimond on 17th March 2010 at 23:21

Hi Phil'
somebody seems to think my brother is the lad on the back row 5th one along L/R would you know

Comment by: John price on 14th June 2015 at 21:32

myself John Price second row from back Forth from right

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