Orkney Image Library

<< back
KGS Primary (Infants) 1 - 1952
The Orkney Image Library

Help us get organised! If we haven't correctly identified which area this picture is best listed under, please select it below and click Done!

view a random pic
KGS Primary (Infants) 1 - 1952

KGS Primary (Infants) 1 - 1952

John Groat has asked me to submit his primary school photos to the OIL - there are 4 altogether and I have guessed the classes and estimated the dates with reference to my own school photos
Some known names for this photo are: Teacher-Miss Sutherland; Gary Miller, Richard Gibson, Magnus Brass, Lewis Munro, John Groat
If anyone can give correct class and date and more names we would be grateful
Large Version View Large Version
Picture added on 31 December 2016 at 22:46
Comments:
I have a school photograph taken the same year same age group, but taken in Lenzie academy outside Glasgow and it is weird some of your pupils are so alike my fellow pupils. Is there a Twatt from lingo?? in your photo. Regards
Added by Roy Peace on 06 January 2017
second from right on second front row is Kathleen Swanney
Added by Ian Flett on 22 February 2017
2nd from right front row Eric Steggle,F left Roy Linklater,front 6 left Jennifer Harcus?, 2nd front 4th left Jennete Laird, 6 from left Helen Sinclair, 3 row 5 left Joyce lamont, back row 1 garry miller,??, 3 ian Falconer,4 David Hampton,5 Richard Gibson,
8 Jack Scott,9 Norman Brass,
Added by Ron Birnie on 02 March 2018
Arthur Finlayson was my late grandfather I was born in Kirkwall 1947 my late father was Tommy Wall who played in goal for Rovers he won many medals but his footballing career was shortened whilst playing he was stamped on and broke his back in three places He also worked at The Orkney cheese factory I also attended Kirkwall Grammar and the old Balfour hospital saved my life when I was four years old as I had a tumour around my windpipe and gullet
Added by Pamela Blakey new Wall on 12 September 2021
<< back

Papa Westray

St Magnus(IV) leaving Kirkwall pier c1962North Walls SchoolBill Peace, PickaquoyAdamson family, Glower, BirsayNew PictureSanday Central SchoolPetrojarl Banff heads off from ScapaWedding guests heading for Papa WestrayMystery placeShipwrecks on Stroma or Caithness