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Lamlash School, circa 1930.

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Saturday 11 March 2000

Old photos are a never-ending source of fascination for everyone and here we feature another school picture, this time from the early 1930’s. It is of Lamlash School which at that time was housed in what are now the Council offices. The picture belonged to the late Dan Stewart of Lamlash and was handed in by Sal Bannatyne who has been able to name some, but not all of the children with their teacher Miss Teesdale.

They are: back row, l to r, Jim Bone, unknown, unknown, unknown, unknown, B Shaw, Rodden Middleton, John Adams, R Buchan, Jim Young; second row, unknown, C Carswell, I Allan, M Bone, unknown, L Dickinson, J Taylor, unknown, J Johnston, unknown, (two boys in third row unknown); front row, J McGowan, unknown, Ravi Sillars, P Sillars, M Hamilton, E Burke, unknown, H Shand and Dan Stewart.