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Kirkwall Primary School, Class 4 Sweyn, 1973
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Kirkwall Primary School, Class 4 Sweyn, 1973

Mike writes:
Here’s a right rogues’ gallery, some of whom I can still remember, some of whom I can half remember and the odd one or two whose details now escape me. There may be the odd one or two who I have misremembered – if so, sorry. Can anyone fill in the blanks?



Back row: Mrs Wylie, Michael Macdonald, Andrew Green, Tom Swanney, Tom Wylie, Rognvald Burgess, Michael Dunster, Hugh Stewart, Leslie Burgher, Ewan Thomson, ???

Middle Row: Ivy Groundwater, ???, Lesley Peace, Susan Guthrie, Shona Smith, Elspeth ???, Maureen ???, Karen ???, May Sclater, Neil Robertson, Michael Harcus

Front Row: David Hume, Jacqueline Corsie, Kenny Fowlis, Caroline ???, Shaun Tait, Lorraine Muir, John Antonio, Joyce ???, George Grieve, Alison Mowat, Roger Robson


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Picture added on 22 September 2005
Comments:
Hi all, this brings back some memories. I think the missing names are:

middle row Michael Miller, Elspeth Hutchison, Maureen Reid, Karen Drever

Front row Caroline Kingston, Joyce Campbell
but the lady on the end i am not sure could have been Miss Ralph
Added by Michael Harcus on 24 September 2005
The two people I can think that are missing from the picture are Alan Croy (who I think joined Sweyn sometime later in Primary 6/7) and John Scolley - don't know where he was that day.
Added by Mike Dunster on 01 November 2005
I think the woman on the right was an art teacher, Fiona Mary Slessor Marr, named after her great-aunt, the explorer!
Added by Marlene Mainland on 05 March 2008
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