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John Rigby Grammar School, Orrell


John Rigby Grammar School, Orrell, c1960.
John Rigby Grammar School, Orrell, c1960.
Photo: Eddie Marshall
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Item #: 292
John Rigby Grammar School, Orrell, c1960.

Comment by: Jeff Croston on 21st June 2007 at 12:29

I am front row - third from the left seated next to Eddie Marshall.

Comment by: Pat Heys on 8th August 2008 at 22:31

Peter Moran bottom right....? 90% sure

Comment by: mike horrocks on 28th October 2010 at 21:29

Hi , All identified except 2nd from r 2nd from bottom! Authorities still searching for form master!

Comment by: John lydon on 15th March 2011 at 20:48

I am sure that the brother is Bailer or Baylor. Not sure of the spelling.

Comment by: Victoria Moran on 11th May 2011 at 20:40

Bottom right is my dad, looks just like my brother! Will show him this, sure to make him smile.

Comment by: Peter Moran on 18th August 2011 at 20:08

Brother Bailey was form master. Second line, second right I think is Brian Winters from Billinge, think he became a bank manager in Wigan. Peter

Comment by: Frank Pennington on 31st August 2011 at 18:10

John is right Peter!
back row L-R: Bro EJ Baylor; John McDermott; ??; ??; Geoffrey Hall; ??; ??; Tony Day; ??.
next to back row L-R: ??; ??; Frank Pennington; ??; Mike Horrocks; ??; Brian Jackson; Philip Berry.
next to front row L-R; Peter Moorcroft; Michael Sweeney; Philip Wareing; ??; ??; Brian Winter; Peter Swindlehurst.
front row L-R: Antony Peet; Eddie Marshall; Jeffrey Croston; John Sharkey; Georgie Spain; Peter Moran.

Comment by: Mike Sweeney on 8th December 2011 at 18:11

That's me right enough, a much slimmer version, between Peter M and Phil W. Still in touch with Chorley contingent of Phil Waring and Phil Berry. Nice to hear you're all still out there.

Comment by: Phil Berry on 4th November 2012 at 15:23

Blimey - 50 odd years on and I still recognize most of these guys. Put on to this archive by Mike Sweeney. This was the 'A' stream of year 1960/61 I think. Happy days - mostly!

Comment by: Kath Walsh on 30th May 2014 at 08:48

My brother Gerard Davies is centre 2nd row

Comment by: Kath Walsh nee Davies on 7th August 2019 at 17:02

My brother Gerard Davies,second row up centre

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