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Metal work classroom

How many people in this county have an aluminium strip with their name stamped in it? Or a plastic coated junior hacksaw?

A goodly number I wager. We had Mr Hill for metalwork and he sadly died very young. I remember him every time I put up a poster as he showed us how to do it and get it flat every time.

Picture taken January 2014 just before the school was handed over for demolition.

Picture added on 19 February 2014 at 23:20
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KGS 1973 - 2013
Comments:
Mr Hill was a dude & one of the more likeable teachers, "Out of the way Hine" he would shout, "Time is money!" He also once said, "Hine boy sit in your seat, keep those elevation lines neat"
Added by Al Hine on 20 February 2014
Yes I still have my hacksaw but minus the plastic,used it today as I often do. Don't have a name tag, think I left it at school. No much use anyway as I managed to spell my name with three L
Anonymous comment added on 20 February 2014
I see me comment about spelling me neem wrong disna mean much as I never left me neem
Added by Eoin Wallace on 21 February 2014
I struggle to remember now - was Mr Hill the one who was fond of handing out 200 word essays as punishment?

[Mr Hill had a beard, and very sadly died as still a young man from cancer - Steven]
Added by Mike Dunster on 13 November 2015
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