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Class photograph 1948/49

Finsbury Road School c1948/49: click on image to open a large version
From the private collection of Ray Stoner

Research for this photograph was done by me and Yvonne Commons. We would love to hear from anyone who recognises themselves or anyone else. You can contact me at (

Top row L-R

Pat Harvey; Elizabeth King; Coleen Groves; Sheila James; Pamela Hawks; Zelma Burgin; Diane ?; Joan Samson; Pat Collier;Rita Clark; Gaye James.

Middle row L-R

Arthur Inman( deceased); Raymond Westcott(deceased); Jimmy Streeter; Peter Piper; Raymond Pannett; Michael Kirby; Dennis Jerram (deceased in Australia); David Vinall(deceased); Charlie Goldsmith; Peter Pratt;Philip Markwick; Raymond Stoner; Gordon Banks; Eddie Mason.

Bottom row L-R

Eileen Upton(deceased);Wendy Trump; Grace Connelly;Maria Newman; Joyce Dray; Rita Foulkes; Yvonne Peters; Maureen Banks; Yvonne Commons; Rita Ferris; Kathleen Jones; Joan Tubb;Janet Joint.

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  • My sister Cecily Rumble is in your photo. We lived in Coleman St. She now lives in Hailsham as does Yvonne Peters. Sadly Gaye passed on – she is the mother of Steve Ovett.  They lived opposite us.

    By Michael Rumble (18/03/2018)
  • Michael, please contact me on my email address ,

    Thank you.

    By Raymond Stoner (30/09/2018)

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