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The Gallery includes images of the borough's streets and buildings and portraits of people and communities. The Digital Gallery images are displayed as thumbnails. Full size images can be viewed by clicking on a thumbnail.

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Glegall Road School 1946

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Island History Trust Image Collection


Glengall Road School on a holiday to the Isle of Wight, in 1946. Back row left to right: Miss Newbury (needlework teacher); Lily Matthews, Gladys Haden, Joan Roberts, Tilly Morgan, Sylvia Watson, Sylvia Brown, Doris Clark, - , Doreen Carter, - Griffen, Doreen Brown, Pat Mansbridge, Miss Scorer. Fourth row: Winnie McPherson, Josephine Mitchell, Eva Hasler, Pat Rump, Doreen Frost, - , Eva Braithwaite, Grace Wright. Third row: Florrie McDonald, Buddie Fitzearle, - McPherson, Pat Harvey, Daphne Mundon. Second row: - , - , Margaret Green, Joyce Halibone. Front: - Perry, June Ford. The party was staying at the Savoy Hotel. From Buddie Penn