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PHOTOGRAPHS IN THE BAIPIP ARCHIVES

SCHOOLS

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Photograph number: Schools 26    This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1970

Milefield Middle School trip to Newlands

Known faces: Back row 3rd left is Christopher Foster, 4th left Frank Wright, 5th left Brendan OíCallaghan, 6th Alan Richardson, 8th Julie Armitage. 2nd row down and 2nd left is Ian Gibson, 5th left Alan Bickerton, 7th left Chris Gibson, 9th left Stuart Boyce, 11th left John Nippers and on the end is Christine Davies. 3rd row down 1st left is Christine Hanwell, 2nd left Christine Lomas, 3rd left Glenn Guest, 5th left Bill Lingard (teacher), 9th left Mr Parkes, and on the end sat down is Mr Moran (Bugsy) teacher. Sitting down 1st left is ? Wright, 3rd left Julie Elsworth?, 5th left Nigel Vodden, 8th left Glen Phillips and 9th left John Moorhouse

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Photograph number: Schools 27   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

Circa 1951/2

St Paulís C of E School

Known faces: Back row left to right: Denise Blackshaw, Shirley Jackson, Margaret Draper, Dorothy Francis, ?, ?, John Haigh, Peter Lukey and Mr Balmforth the headmaster. Middle row left to right: Hilary Newton, Pamela Hanwell, Susan Robinson, Nelson Steele, Paul Normington, Ronal Basier, ?  and Neil Mansfield. Bottom row left to right: Roseanne Staves, Margaret Grimes, Joyce Hawley, Anne Wilce, Barbara Lawton, John Grimes, William Newton, David Hollins, John Cooper and Tommy Bell

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Photograph number: Schools 28   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

Circa 1950s

St Paulís C of E School Mrs Hortonís class

The information on this photograph was provided by Christine Johnson (nee Beard) who lived at 51 Park View, and attended the school from 1949 to 1955. Christine moved with her husband John to Perth Western Australia. John taught at Felkirk and Cudworth School. Christine sister Marlene still lives in Brierley and is married to Terry Haynes of the St John Ambulance fame.

Known faces: Back row left to right:  Mrs Horton teacher, ?, Roy Makings, John ?, Raymond Dye, Wilfred Oliver, ?, Malcolm Crick, Terence ?, Gordon Steele, Alan Fleetwood, ?, Anthony Spaxman, Peter Dawson, Mr Balmforth headmaster. Middle row right to left: Sylvia Law, Tony Ince, Carol Ince, Michael Haigh, Jean Tomlinson, ?, Peter Kay, ?, Barbara Carr, Neil White, Anne Gascoigne, Mary Harding. Bottom row l to r: Jean Horsefall, Katherine Harris, Pat Jackson, Pat Audin, Margaret Bates, Jose Crick, Pauline Scott, Doreen Smith, Jean Armstrong and Christine Beard

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Photograph number: Schools 29

Circa 1908

St Paulís C of E School

The headmaster Mr William Sharp can be seen on the right of the picture. He was headmaster from 1903 till 1931. He lived in the house next to the church until well into the 1930s. The small boy standing next to him is Hubert ? Wroe who was deaf and dumb. On the back row second left is Beatie Kenyon who went on to marry Eddie Thorpe. Their son Vernon married Annie Mathers. Annie Watson is the girl 6th from the left and her sister Jessie can be seen on the front row of girls standing. She is the fourth girl from the left. The first girl on the left is Ida Fox whose family owned Violet Farm. Her daughter Mrs Swinbank who ran the petrol station at the top of Brierley Hill provided the information to this photograph that was donated by Pam Fewster

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Photograph number: Schools 30

1988

St Paulís C of E School Mrs Bradleyís class

Back row left to right: Mrs Bradley, Carol Wright, Natalie Armitage, Rebecca Fletcher, John Ennis, ?, Jayne Hughes, Gary Williams and Edwin Hambleton Headmaster. Middle row l to r: Helen Raison, Debbie Simpson, Carl Pears, Laura Hunton, Mark Baker, Donna Finlay, Kerry Barker, Keeley Montgomery and Mathew Donaghue. Sitting l to r: Stacey Knee, Pamela Foster, Katie Greenwood, Gary Birks, Lee Taylor, Christopher Esposito, John Thornton, Alan Marsh and Dean Heckler

Names provided by Rebecca Fletcher

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Photograph number: Schools 31   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

Circa 1970

St Paulís C of E School staff

Back left to right: Mrs Fox class 4 and Mrs Peacock infants. Front l to r: Mrs Horton class 2, Mr Hambleton the head and class 5 and Mrs Thorpe class 3. This photograph was taken in front of the old school, which now stands derelict

April 2005 update:

Mr Hambleton has now retired and lives in South Hiendley. Mrs Peacock retired and living on Cliff Lane Brierley. Mrs Fox has sadly passed away and Mrs Horton retired and living in Minsthorpe. Mrs Thorpe now retired and living in Mackay Crescent Brierley

Photograph supplied by Mrs Thorpe

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Photograph number: Schools 32

1983

St Paulís C of E School Mrs Thorpe and Mrs Horton leaving

Known faces: 1- Donna White 2- Donna Steele 3- Stuart Hatton 4- Mark Walker 5- Donna Warring 6- Lee Edwards 7- Tony Haynes 8- Alan Draper 9- Julie Smith 10- Amanda Simms 11- Gary Cooper 12- Julie Hatton 13-? Haynes 14- Brenda Howell (Raving Granny) 15- Anne Hatton 17- Rev Cowperthwaite 18- Mrs Horton 19- Mrs Thorpe 20- the Headmaster Mr Hambleton 21- Adrian Sheard 22- Lesley Stagg 23- Sally Halliday 24- Natalie Birks and 25- Jim Atherton

Photograph supplied by Mrs Thorpe. Names by Natalie Birks

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Photograph number: Schools 33   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1983

St Paulís C of E School Mrs Thorpe and Mrs Horton leaving

Mrs Horton in blue next to Mrs Thorpe receiving gifts from the dinner ladies left to right Mrs Garbutt, Sheila Elvidge and Madge Royston at the back.

Photograph supplied by Mrs Thorpe

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Photograph number: Schools 34   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1926

St Paulís C of E School class of 1926

Back row left to right: ?, Joyce Crossland, Betty Dyson, ?, Harry Ward and Arthur Booker. 2nd row down l to r: Clarice Dyson, Ken Jackson, ?, ?, ?, Tommy Webb, ?, Jimmy Schofield and ?. 3rd row down l to r: ?, ?, Audrey Beaumont, Edith Senior, Rita Dyson, ?, Ida Land, Mary Hall and ? 4th row down: Nora Kershaw, ?, Arthur Greenwood, Dickie Roberts?, Dougie Thorpe and ?. Bottom row l to r: Arnold Shirt, ? Makins, ? and Don Wroe

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Photograph number: Schools 35

1983

St Paulís C of E School Mrs Thorpe and Mrs Horton

Mrs Thorpe (left) and Mrs Horton both left the school in 1983. They were presented with gifts for teaching three generations of two different families. Family one were Joan Evans (nee Thorpe), her daughter Betty Richardson and Bettyís son Alan. The second family were Brenda Day (nee Painter) her daughter Sheila Goose and Sheilaís son Wayne Crossland

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Photograph number: Schools 36

1999

Baipip exhibition Mrs Thorpe and Mrs Horton

It was a great honour when two of the local school ex teachers Mrs Thorpe and Mrs Horton attended the Baipip exhibition at Brierley Social club in 1999. They are both seen here looking through old photographs. Mrs Horton is on the left and Mrs Thorpe on the right

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Photograph number: Schools 37

Circa 1964/5

St Paulís School Carol Ann and David Keith

The school turns out to say goodbye to Carol Ann and David Keith who left for a new life in Australia. Known faces in the playground are: Gary Hotchins, Ken Sheard (lads with arms crossed on the right, next to him is John Keele and then Mathew Finlay. Others include Stephen Mangham, Steven Wilkinson, Robert Bennet, Graham Scholey, Alfie Fox, Alan Burdett and Amanda Burton

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Photograph number: Schools 38  This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

Circa 1964/5

St Paulís School Carol Ann and David Keith

The staff from the school say goodbye to Carol Ann and David Keith who left for a new life in Australia. Left to right: Mrs Webster infant class, Mrs Fox class four, Mr Balmforth the headmaster and class five, Mrs Thorpe class three and Mrs Horton class two. At the front are Carol Ann and David

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Photograph number: Schools 39

Circa 1964/5

St Paulís School Carol Ann and David Keith

Carol Ann and David Keith who left for a new life in Australia

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Photograph number: Schools 40   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1961

St Paulís C of E School: Trophies from the Pontefract Music Festival

The headmaster Mr Balmforth is stood at the back. Back row left to right: John Thorpe, Grant Smith, Michael Pennington, Brian Price, Dorothy Fleetwood, Christine Bates and Betty Evans. Middle row l to r: Alan Thorpe, David Burdett, Michael Stewart, Diane McLean, Maureen Hardwick, Sherry Peacock, Sandra Kerly and Lynn Hancock. Bottom row l to r: Raymond Oates, Brian Grimes, Phillip Rushworth, Joy Midgley, Linda Spaxman, Gillian Firth and Judith Scott

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Photograph number: Schools 41

1995

Brierley Primary (VC) school: Miss Gabanskiís class IG

Top row left to right; David Roystone, Michael Watson, Mark Clarke, Christopher McQueen, Phillip Watkiss, Paul Brown and Craig Hullen. Second row left to right; Emma? Ben Steele, Graham Hotchins, Scott Wheatman, Phillip Brown, Dominic ? and Abbey Thomas. Third row left to right; Kimberly Pickets, Nicola Leadbeater, Nicola Haigh, Craig Wilkinson, Ryan Williams, Tony Harding, Amanda Parr and Richard Smith. Bottom row left to right; Kelly Young, Charlotte Schofield, Laura Stables, Holly Findlay, Miss Gabanski, Lucy Kenworthy, Jennifer Ireland, Jennifer Wincup and Rebecca Kearford

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Photograph number: Schools 42

1971

St Paulís C of E School Headmaster Edwin Hambleton

Headmaster Edwin Hambleton who took over has Head at Easter in 1968 on the retirement of Mr Balmforth.

Photograph reproduced from an old newspaper cutting

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Photograph number: Schools 43   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1941

St Paulís C of E School

Top row left to right:  ?, ?, ?, Tony Painter, Joe Anderson and Jeff Watmough. 2nd row down l to r: ?, ?, ?, ?, Mary Wilkinson, Barbara Nelson (now Pearson and was the Brierley post woman for a number of years), Jean and Betty Corcoran. 3rd row down l to r: Lillian Hawley, Betty Wroe, Margaret ?, ?, ?, ?, Dorothy Audin, Hilary Dixon, Dorothy Vaux, Margaret Shackleton, Jean Baker and ?. Bottom row l to r: Dereck Goodhall, Clem Pickering, ?, ?, Burt Steele, Brian Lindsey, ?,  Connell Brookes and ?

Photograph and information supplied by Barbara Pearson

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Photograph number: Schools 44

1971

St Paul's C of E School Centenary celebrations

Brothers David and Gary Conroy from the Hilltop estate seen here at the schools centenary celebrations in 1971 

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Photograph number: Schools 45

1968

St Paulís C of E School Football team

Back row left to right: Alan Hardwick, Gary Wilson, Stephen Mangham, Peter Jackson (went to live in Brighton) and Alan Bickerton. Front row l to r: John Pashley, David Leadbeater who went on to play professional football for Hull City, Gary Hotchins, Geoff Hill, Dean Taylor and Gary Seston. The football shirts that were worn were the only ones that the school had. They were probably from the 1930/40s. The new school is built where the lower goalposts can be seen on this photograph. The white posts in the back were the boundary to the old footpath to the park

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Photograph number: Schools 46   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

1971

St Paulís C of E School Centenary celebrations

Left to right:?, Katy ?, ? Kenyon, ?, Jennifer Elvidge, Karen Leadbeater, Shaun Parry, Geoff Glew, Mark White, Terry Higgs, Janet Vamplew, Jackie Walker, Chris Round, Dale Greenwell and Chris Little

Photograph re produced from an old newspaper cutting

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Photograph number: Schools 47   This photograph is on line. Click the photograph number to view

Circa 1963

St Paulís C of E School May Queen

Back row left to right: Julie Pickering, Pearl Jones, Graham Scholey, Peter Oates, Alan Hardwick, Ralph Bown, Helen James and Jill Stringer. Sat down l to r: Julie Armitage, Sharon Cross, Christine Sheridan, Karen Elvidge and Christine Lomas

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Photograph number: Schools 48

Circa 1963

St Paulís C of E School May Queen

Back row left to right: Ian Brazier, ?, ?, Marylyn Brown, ?, Amanda Burton, ?, ?, ?, Graham Marsh and Pauline Kelly. Middle row l to r: Diane Cartwright, Sheila Day, Neil Tibble, Kevin Elvidge, ?, ?, June Watson and ?. Bottom row l to r: Brenda Mathers, Paula Bell, ?, Stephen Foster, ?, Kathleen Keele and Linda Raikes

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Photograph number: Schools 49

Circa 1962

St Paulís C of E School Nativity

Back three left to right: Joyce Watson, ?, Shirley Kelly. Going from left to right stood: Stephen Kerly, Dean Taylor, Terence Guy, John Burton,?, Geoff Hill, ?, Paul Brown, Nigel Owen and John Makinson. Sat down l to r: Sandra Wenham, Diane Cartwright, ?, ?, Julie Pickering and in front Christine Lomas, John Webb?

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Photograph number: Schools 50

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St Paulís C of E School

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