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Class 1A1 at KGS

This would have been taken at the same time as Sandy Windwick's Ist year picture.
Back row: Gerald Turnbull, Charlie McEwan, Bertha Fiddler, Hilary Groat, Mary Craigie, Sheila Walker, Andy Sinclair, John Leslie.
Middle row: Alec Mooney, Olive Spence, Isobel Clouston, Linda Wylie, Kathleen Miller, Alice Logie, Betty Sutherland, Catherine Drever, Rita Stephen.
Front row: Alistair Muir, John Linklater, Elma Nicolson (whose name is really Helen, used later professionally), Isobel (Tibby) Rosie, Inga Swanney, Myra Groundwater, Mabel Mowat, David Gorn, Derek Linklater.
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Picture added on 25 March 2008
Comments:
Gerald Turnbull is my brother who now lives in Lowestoft. He became a merchant seaman, eventually earning his Masters Certificate. He lives with his wife. He has 5 grown up children and many grandchildren. My father Gerard Francis Turnbull was a teacher in Orkney for many years. He taught in Egilsay, Hoy and Evie.
Added by Morna Turnbull on 06 February 2009
gerald turnbull is my father
Added by Roderick Turnbull on 21 November 2010
Any one got a pic of Marjorie Budge KGS 1954~1957 and where she is living now ??
Added by Erlend Stout on 25 November 2010
Was Olive Spence, and Rita Stephen from Hoy?
Added by Jimmy Hamilton on 30 November 2010
Olive Spence was from Hoy.
Added by Alec Mooney on 28 March 2011
The girl 4th from right, middle row is not Alice Logie. Her name is Margaret Logie.
Added by Myra Shearer on 23 January 2012
Morna and Roderick, there's a pic of your father somewhere on this site, in a drama society play in Hoy.
Added by Jimmy Hamilton on 23 January 2012
Brian Gray, this is the pic that I saw your mum Rita in, I didn't realise it was the one you emailed to me.... Its Kirkwall Grammar School, explains why I hardly knew anyone. I knew your Mum at North Walls school on Hoy....
Added by Jimmy Hamilton on 23 January 2012
Jimmy Hamilton - Do you know which house my Mum (Rita Stephen) lived on at Hoy? Not sure if the house was Millbay West or Rock of Cleavy/Cleary?? I've seen Millbay West on an old map so that sounds most likely. Going to try and visit Hoy next year.

Added by Brian Gray on 29 July 2012
Erland if the Marjorie Budge you are wondering about has a brother Tommy then she has been dead about 30 years now.
If it is not her then I am sorry to get it wrong.

Added by John Budge on 01 August 2012
Sadly, many of the pupils in this photo have passed away: Sheila Walker, Andy Sinclair, John Leslie, Betty Sutherland, Rita Stephen, Mabel Mowat and David Gorn.
Added by Myra Shearer on 16 November 2012
I have just moved into a property in Clyro near Hay on Wye. In the loft I have found certificates for Gerard Francis Turnbull for his barrister degree and an MBE from his time in the Air Force. If anyone would like them please contact me.
Added by Sarah Barkans on 13 October 2014
Hi Sarah Gerard Francis Turnbull was my grandfather. He was not a Barrister or in the RAF. Might be someone nearer to you in Wales. Hope you have luck finding them.
Added by Jenny Hutton on 06 February 2015
Gerald Francis Turnbull was my grandfather although I never knew him. I know very little about him or my uncle Roderick. I travel the world now, occasionally returning to Scotland now and then. My last trip to Orkney was memorable. Would love to hear from anyone who knew my mother, uncle or grandfather. I've been told my grandfather used to teach in the old Kirkwall Grammar School?
Added by Lucy Turnbull on 02 December 2016
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