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KGS tannoy

Mind blowing sophistication in the 1970s. They always seemed to convey bad news.

Picture taken January 2014 just before the school was handed over for demolition.
Picture added on 18 February 2014 at 21:37
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KGS 1973 - 2013
Comments:
The PA system was designed, built and installed by Sykes Robertson Electronics from Sanday. George Robertson provided the after sales support, you could smell the pipe smoke after he'd visited!
Added by Karl Cooper on 19 February 2014
The channels had BBC Radio's 2,3 and 4/Scotland If I remember correctly, for schools programmes of course!
Added by Al Hine on 20 February 2014
I sure remember the Tannoys! Listening to the morning 8.55am broadcast.
Added by Neil Hourston on 15 April 2014
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