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Roseburn Primary School

Around 1934-35

Roseburn School Class, around 1934-35

  Reproduced with acknowledgement to Maurice McIlwrick, North Gyle, Edinburgh

 

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    Roseburn School Class, around 1934-35

 

Recollections

1.

Maurice McIlwrick


North Gyle, Edinburgh

Thank you to McIlwrick, who has been working on a Baird Drive nostalgia project, for allowing me to reproduce this photograph of a class at Roseburn school.

Maurice wrote:

School Class

"Here is a photo of a class a Roseburn School taken, I think, in 1934/5.  This was the local school for Baird Drive at that time, as I don't think Balgreen School was complete, and in any case the railway line became the boundary at one stage.

This picture includes a number of Baird Drive children.

Maurice McIlwrick, North Gyle, Edinburgh March 21, 2011

Thank you to Maurice for also providing the names of many of  the pupils in this photo.    See below.

 

Roseburn Primary School

Around 1957-58

The pupils in this photo are, left to right:

 

Back Row

1st Row
down from back

2nd Row
down from back

Front Row

1.

Jan
Jackson

Jim
Beveridge

Audrey
Smart

?
 

2.

Donald
Bland

?
 

?
 

?
 

3.

?
 

Rona
Trotter

?
 

?
 

4.

Stuart
Anderson

?
 

Ruth
?

John
Robson

5.

?
 

Mary
Scott

?
 

?
Redpath

6.

?
 

Royda
Porteous

Bettie
Watson

John
Galloway

7.

?
Temple

Ella
Vetters

Sheila
Symington

?
 

8.

?
Swan

Cathie
Spence

Nessie
Johnson

?
 

9.

Tom
Bell

Coleen
Stewart

Margaret
Ferris

 

11.

?
Wheeler

Doreen
Harkoners?

Dorothy
Beattie

 

12.

?
Lorraine

 

E...?
Beech

 

12

   

?
Hunt

 

Acknowledgement:  Maurice McIlwrick, North Gyle, Edinburgh:  March 21, 2011

 

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Photographs and Other Images  -  These include portraits of photographers  -  photographic outings -  Princes Street views  -  Newhaven Fishwives  -  etc.  Early Photography in Edinburgh  -  Talbot, Brewster, Hill & Adamson, Early Professional Photographers in Princes Street, etc.  Professional Photographers in Edinburgh  -  1840 to 1940  -  Their names, dates of business and studio addresses.  The Photographic Society of Scotland  -  1856 to 1873  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, etc.  The History of Edinburgh Photographic Society  -  1861 to date  -  Lectures, Exhibitions, Outings, Poems, etc.  EPS Publications - EPS Handwritten Records  -  Photographic Journals  -  Trade Directories  -  Books  -  etc.  Thanks to all who have encouraged and supported me in creating the EdinPhoto web site  -  including descendants of photographers  -  researchers  -  providers of photographs and other material  Background notes on the research thal led up to the creation of this site  -   together with lists of new material added to the site since its launch.  Brief comments on how this site might be used  -  Just browsing?  -  Seeking specific information?  Please add your questions, suggestions or other comments to the Guest Book.  Links to other web sites  -  Photographic Societies  -  Photographic History  -  Family History  -  etc.  Click here to find the link to the Edinburgh Photogrpahic Society web site.

 

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