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Friday 30th July 2021  

Roll Call at the Old Primary School, Quorn

Photograph taken in the playground of the old primary school. The plackard held by the girl on the left reads "Quorn C of E School, Farnham House, 1947".

Comments from Barbara Haines August 2009:
I was the 4th child along on the left (Barbara Postans) back row and third from right back row is John Pritchard. We were both evacuated with Mr and Mrs Bottom at 1 Mansfield street.

A couple of the boys - Jimmy Alward and Johnny Halford - top row 5th and 6th from right respectively - appear in the Quorn School Football Team c1947 photo (artefact 760).

Comments from Steve Howlett, October 2010:
The handsome lad in the white shirt (front row, third from right) is my father who now lives in Barrow upon Soar.

Comment from Cynthia Gilliver, Feb 2011:
The fourth boy from the right on the back row is Keith Folkes (Brook house) now sadly deceased

Back row (left to right):
Hilary Waterfield, Shirley Mitchell, ?, Barbara Postans, Christine Baum, ?, ?, Johnny Halford, Jimmy Alward, Keith Folkes, John Pritchard, ?, ?

Front row (left to right):
?, ?, ?, ?, ?, ?, thought to be Margaret Forsyth, ?, ?, ?, ?, Dereck Howlett, ? Lovett, Walter Turner

 missing information Missing information: Can you name any of the children in this photograph?
Please email us at: team2021@quornmuseum.com
 Submitted on: 2009-07-06
 Updated on: 2009-08-07
 Submitted by: Kathryn Paterson
 Artefact ID: 18

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