Pentland Primary School c1952

From a photo album, possibly donated by Angela Danby. These photographs show Pentland Primary School, Billingham. We believe the date to be c1952 as there is a letter thanking Miss Tilson for attending the schools Golden Jubilee Celebration Day. The children in the photographs are unknown to us, maybe someone recognises them…

 

5 thoughts on “Pentland Primary School c1952

  1. In the lower photo front row, I think are Geoffrey Barker (6th from left), Billy Jameson (9th from left) and possibly me, or at least half of me, at the extreme right. In those days Billy and I were good friends living as neighbours in the nearby Lomond Avenue. Another neighbour, Freda Pool, is in the top photo front row extreme right. It would be interesting to see a few more of these photosif anyone has any.

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  2. Here a a few names of pupils in the photos Bruce Coleman (Me) John Betts, Lorna Bell, Valerie Walker, Les James, Robert Stone, Maureen Povey, Jennifer Richmond.

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  3. I recognise a few of the kids in these photos. Michael Allen, Steve Nelson, Harvey Knox and myself in both photos, Ian Dalrymple

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  4. Whilst access to the school was off Pentland Avenue, in 1952 it was called Billingham North – Billngham South was down the village.

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