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St George's C. E. Junior School, Wigan


st georges winners 1951
st georges winners 1951
Photo: karen
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Item #: 21136
any names?

Comment by: karen on 30th July 2012 at 18:19

captain of the team clifford jolley

Comment by: Brian Acton on 30th July 2012 at 19:04

A few faces on here that I recognise.
Don't know any on the back row.
L to R second row, I think first one is George Norburn, next two don't know then Brian Roberts(holding smaller of two cups) then Roy Boardman.
Two sat down are left David Davies and right Alan Baldry.

Comment by: Jack F. on 31st July 2012 at 19:08

2nd left back row Brian Caunce, 11 yrs old, Where are they all now.

Comment by: dave c on 2nd August 2012 at 14:03

Is that the Alan Baldry of Wigan RUFC Vets fame ?

Comment by: Cliff on 21st October 2012 at 22:34

That would be the Smith cup. St Georges had won it more than any other school when Billy Spencer, the headmaster, pulled the plug in about 1956. The jerseys were yellow and green. They played on the Camels Hump, AKA The Bloody Mountains. Not a blade of grass on it. A clay patch with umpteen streams running through it full of stones, glass and other rubbish.

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