Preston Street School

Preston Street School  -  Around 1952

A photograph  by Prophet of a class at Preston Street School around 1952

  Prophet.    Reproduced with acknowledgement to Bryan Gourlay, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland:

 

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Preston Street School

Thank you to Bryan Gourlay for sending me this photograph of his class at Preston Street School.

Bryan writes:

"Im guessing this photo was taken around 1952.

Joan Hogg is fifth from the left in the third row and her pal June Dougherty is right in front of her in row 2.

Im third from the right in the back row"

Bryan Gourlay, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland:  November 19, 2007

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Preston Street School

Names

Congratulations to Joan Martin (ne Hogg for identifying 29 of the pupils in this photo, and to Bryan Gourlay for providing  3 of the remaining 4 names below.

These are the names (left to right on each row):

Back Row

1.   Peter Fleming

2.      George Robertson

3.      Hugh Bishop

4.      Ian MacKenzie

5.      Stuart Stevenson

6.      Bryan Gourlay

7.      Victor Stewart

8.   Jackie Prior

 

Second Back Row

  9.  Violet Cunningham

10.  Kay Beveridge

11.  Shirley Campbell

12.  Julia Mateer

13.  Joan Hogg

14.  Joyce Gibson

15.  Kathleen Robertson

16.  Christine Renstead

17.  Irene Polson

18.  Evelyn Lawson

 

Second Front Row

19. Rose Kennedy

20.  Margo Melia

21.  Yvonne Gibb

22.  June Dougherty

23.  Nancy Jamieson

24.  Patsy Anderson

25.  Iris McCartney

26.  Janette McDermott

27.  Jeanie Fairbairn

 

Front Row

28.  Alan Forest

29.  Charlie Grant

30.  John McKail

31.  Stewart Douglas

32.  George Jeffrey

33.  William  Warner

 

Acknowledgements

Joan Martin ne Joan Hogg ('Hoggy'): December 18, 2007

Bryan Gourlay, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland:  January 3, 2008.

John McKail, Edinburgh, and his daughter, Lisa Ford, for completing the list above
by providing the name of the last pupil to be identified, William Warner:  Dec 26, 2015.

 

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Preston Street School

Thank you to Bryan Gourlay for sending me another photograph of his class at Preston Street School, taken probably around 1950-51.

A photograph  by Prophet of a class at Preston Street School around 1952

Acknowledgement:  Bryan Gourlay, Biggar, Lanarkshire, Scotland:  November 19, 2007

 

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