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Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School


Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School pupils, c1949.
Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School pupils, c1949.
Photo: Ron Valente
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Item #: 219
Ashton-in-Makerfield Secondary School's Grasmere Camp, c1949.

Comment by: Bryn 156 on 30th May 2007 at 15:42

I recognize 3 of the teachers Mr Hartley,Mr Latham & Mr Milner(Beaky).Can anyone still around from those days put names to any of the pupild

Comment by: Bentlegs on 24th July 2007 at 13:15

Pupils i remember, L to R. Derek Woods,Geof Harrison,Jack Clayton, Cyril Boyers, Ronnie Baldwin,Miles Frosham, Alan Ashton, Geof Hosker, Jack Woods, Jimmy Rodgers, the back row is too dark to pick them out & i think they were in the year below me.

Comment by: James Blackburn on 19th January 2008 at 13:53

Further to information from MR T ATKIN [bentlegs],the boy on the left of the sign post is Edward Heaton another boy Thomas Akister is third from the left back row.

May I correct comments made by BRYN 156
The teachers from left to right are MR ATKIN MR F HARTLEY MR GORNER MRLATHAM MR MILNER was not in attendance

Comment by: Ron Valente on 28th January 2008 at 23:22

The lad in the bottom right hand corner looks like one of the Gregory family from Rose Hill

Comment by: Brian Clarke on 22nd February 2008 at 18:19

I was there but i'm not on the photo.The lad right at the front is Wilf Westhead

Comment by: JIM ROGERS on 12th March 2008 at 15:45

Yes that was me in the right hand corner

Comment by: Frank walford on 19th June 2008 at 14:51

Lad on front row with hand under chin is Norman Pilling

Comment by: Tony Taylor on 19th February 2009 at 20:27

the lad third from the right on the front row next to Wilf Westhead is John Woodcock

Comment by: Ged on 16th October 2009 at 19:54

Ron Valente, Do you remember Bernard Mc Mahon? He went to Our Lady's school when me & your brother cyril were there, Any idea where he is?

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