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Team for Football Final 1963
Team for Football Final 1963
Photo: Neil Rigby
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Repaired version of Team for Football Final 1963

Comment by: Brian Holland on 16th January 2022 at 19:28

Attended AG between 1961 and 1963. Loved my short time there before my parents moved us down south . My reason for noticing this photo is because I think it shows my old Geography teacher, Mr Magnall I think; and he had a son who attended AG around the same time. Mr Magnall was instrumental in getting me to love maps. Has anyone else got memories of him to share?

Comment by: Brian Holland on 19th January 2022 at 13:56

Have now remembered that Mr Magnall's son was called Paul and recall going to his house a couple of times and which seemed very strange going to a teacher's home but was made very welcome. One of Mr Magnall's favourite expressions was "blood and sand" as I recall.

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