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Photograph number Schools 15

Circa 1957

St Paul ’s C of E School Mrs Thorpe’s class


Back row left to right; Mrs Thorpe (teacher still living in Brierley),  ? , Marylin Cook, Pat Wright, Jeffrey Cook, Peter Woolridge, ?, Alex Findlay, Andrew Ansell, Tony Horsefall (Brierley), David Baxendale and Ronnie Wheater.

Middle row left to right; Alan Smith, Barbara Thorpe, Sylvia Berry, John Lomas, ? , Glenys Hardwick (Now Hardman, Brierley), Denise Williams (Now Sault, Brierley), John Draper, Pat Dye, Mick Vodden, Dennis Oliver and Roger Steele.

Bottom row left to right; Marjorie Parry, Susan Sheridan (Brierley), Ann Mathers, ? Lawton , Norman Cummings, Trev Berry , Pat Hardwick, Pam Turner, Geraldine Scott, ? Lawton and Ann Harding


Thanks to John Draper, Barbara Thorpe and Peter Woolridge for providing the names.


This photograph has been placed on line at the request of Ken Waters who lived on the Hillside estate in the late 50s early 60s, but has lived in Ontario Canada for the last 32 years.


Thanks to Jeff Cooke now living in San Francisco who has named his sister Marylin Cook (now Harvey and living in Carlton) and also himself.


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