Coombe Road Primary School

Classroom activities c1958

By Graham Maskell

It seems that while everyone has photos of their school classes posed as a group, there is a scarcity of classroom shots like this.

My wife, Jennifer Jones as she then was, is pictured here on the left, nearest the cupboard. The girl next to her on the left hand side of the table is one of the McCann sisters. The boy on the opposite side of the table is Adrian Sampson.

Are you one of the other children in this photo? Or can you recognise an old friend? If you can help identify any of the children, or have memories of this time, please leave a comment below.

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Photo:Classroom activities c1959

Classroom activities c1959

From the private collection of Graham Maskell

This page was added on 04/08/2012.
Comments about this page

Hi Graham - my husband remembers you from Coombe Road School - he is Jeffrey Dobson. Do you have any school class photos with him in - from 1959 - 1965? He can recall that Mrs Green was the headmistress.

By Irene Dobson (nee Budd) (29/05/2014)

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