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Lydbrook School, Class 1 in 1951.

Lydbrook School

Photo taken in 1951/2 of the Reception / Year 1 Class at Lydbrook County Primary School
Row 3: 1 Miss Williams, 2 Billy Smith, 3 Peter Baldwin, 4 James Martin, 5 Michael Davies , 6 ,7 Denise Hillman ,
Row2: 1 Patricia Williams, 2 Pamela Squibb, 3 Elizabeth Harvey, 4 Carol Kear, 5 Ann Parry , 6 Mary Kennedy, 7 Valery Aston, 8 Paula Lewis, 9 Brenda Phelps, 10 Dawn Jefferies, 11 Derek Fluck,
Row1: 1 Doreen Bale, 2 Susan Kear, 3 Joan Dix, 4 Gillian Browning, 5 Graham - , 6 Pat Green, 7 Graham Toomer , 8 , 9 , 10 Stanley Phelps.

Jay Mason added (December 2011): "... this looks like the bottom playground".

John Kennedy added (Feb. 2014): "... I am still in touch with the teacher Miss Pauline Williams. In late January 2014 Miss Williams celebrated her 100th birthday. I was pleased to be able to send her a card. She now lives in a care home in Malvern, having left her home in Ross on Wye. I remember her travelling each day on the Ross Monmouth train. She left Lydbrook School in 1957 to teach in Ross. My sister Mar y(deceased 2007) is right in the middle".

John Kennedy added (Feb 2015): "... Miss Williams passed away in January 2015, two weeks before what would have been her 101st birthday. I was able to attend her funeral at the Forest Crematorium".

Thanks to Susan Davies, Gillian Johnston, Joanne Lewis, Michael Davies, Clive Brain, Hilary Meredith, David Toomer and Jackie Morris for help with the names.


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