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KGS class 1953

This was taken in 1953. I can name most of my classmates but after 50+ years I'm afraid my memory isn't as good as it might have been. My apologies to those I miss, maybe someone can help out?
Back Row: Ian Thompson, ? Borwick,??,Frank McGinn,Alan Tulloch,Billy ?, James Rorie,Ronald ?,Gordon Hardie,John Mears, John Rosie
Second Row: Teacher ?, Isobel Mair,Alison Cooper,Sheila Delday,Moira???,Joan Grounwater,Milly Walker,Shirley ?,Valerie Flower, Marian Eunson,Jennifer Walton, Violet Flett
Third Row: Lenore Harcus,David Stephen,Sandy Winwick,Michael ?,Innes Spence,John Cromarty,??,
??,David Oddie,John Colthart,James Brown,Brian Borwick
Front Row: Freda Linklater,Marjorie Stout,Sylvia Rorie,Joy ??,Margaret Bews,Sheila Bews,Marlene Harcus,Joyce Stuart,Irene Calder,Evelyn ??,Isobel Coutts, Douglas ??
That's the best I can do. I hope I haven't given anyone the wrong name!!
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Picture added on 01 February 2010 at 16:11
Third row - Alan Windwick, not Sandy.
Added by Neil Johnstone on 02 February 2010
Thanks, Neil! You are absolutely right and the teacher is Miss Slater. Any more names anyone?
Added by Freda Jackson on 02 February 2010
Just had another flashback - the girl standing in front of Miss Slater is, I believe, Sylvia Swanney
Added by Freda Jackson on 02 February 2010
2nd Row left of Alison Cooper is Patsy Delday then Moira Lennie - the Shirley is Shirley Slater.
3rd Row the Michael is Michael Smith, left of him is Jimmy Miller. Left of John Cromarty ?Brodie: Right of David Oddie is Robert Berstane.
Front Row - fourth left is Joy Hutchison. Left of Irene Calder is Evelyn Logie
Added by Isobel Mair on 04 February 2010
Next to John Cromarty, Jim Brodie?
Added by Neil Johnstone on 04 February 2010
Jings. Is that 45 in the class? And not one mass-murderer among them!
Added by Sumteeik on 05 February 2010
2nd from the left back row Christopher Borwick, next to John Cromarty is James Brodie
Added by Marjorie Campbell( Stout) on 07 February 2010
To Margaret Bews' right hand is Joy Hutchison
Added by Marjorie Campbell( Stout) on 07 February 2010
Thanks, Isobel. We've managed to fill in a few more names between us. I guess our old brains are still working after all! Long time since we were in this class. Hope you are well.
Added by Freda Jackson (Linklater) on 07 February 2010
Second row next to Alison Cooper is Patsy Delday not Sheila Delday (now deceased) she was her older sister.
Added by Brenda Delday now Nason on 10 September 2010
Thanks, Brenda. Of course I should have remembered it was Patsy, not Sheila. Blame it on senile decay!! They lived round the corner from where I was born at #4 George Street and that was a long time ago.
Added by Freda Jackson on 12 September 2010
Hi, my mum is in this photo and she has all the names of the people wrote down along with the photo - Marlene Harcus
Added by Eoin Irving-Knowles on 06 November 2010
29 Sept birth, same as you Freda
Added by Shirley Reid Nee Slater on 26 July 2012
Hi Shirley - guess we are both having a "big" birthday this year!! I'm admitting to 49, don't know about you. LOL Hope you are well. Often wonder about the folks in the class photo' above and where they all might be now. It's been a few years, hasn't it? Best wishes - Freda
Added by Freda Jackson on 27 July 2012
Back row - I am Ronald ? !!
My wife and I will be in Orkney from the 5th to the 12th of June, 41 years since our last visit !
Added by Ron Campbell on 31 May 2018
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