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Who Can You Name?

Once again the Festival Of  Britain, can you see anyone you know?  I can see Clive Cummings James Peart, Neil Theaker,Valerie Watson, Ann Dodsworth, Barry Matson,  Bobby Barber, Marjorie Easton.

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson and names to date from Joan Jemson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.1

The following photographs were taken from a photograph album named ’The Coming Of the Romans’ by Loftus Junior School.  These are the names under the photograph:- Lyndon Lambelle, Derek Rowe, Terry Blades, R. Fox, Clive Cummings, Philip Mortimer, John Coverdale, Richard Jackson and Eric Parker; can you see yourself here?  Don’t be shy point yourself out.

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.2

Names for this photograph are: P. Mortimer, L. Smith, J. Thornton, Terry Blades, N. Theaker and D. Plews.  If I remember rightly most of the schools in the area took part in this pageant.

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson and names and memories from Joan Jemson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.3

A good see-saw but I don’t think health and safety would let you get away with anything like it today, what fun they have spoiled.

On the seesaw: Peter Spearpoint, B. Goldby, W. Morrish, B. Craggs, ? Fox, Sheila Spearpoint. Can you identify anybody else?

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson; also thanks to Ken and Sylvia Spearpoint for the updated names.

The Coming Of The Romans No.4

The stockade is built now. But no names here; can you see yourself?

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.5

Looks like farming here with Ann Dodsworth and John Thornton.

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.6

Looks like some sort of ritual here can anyone remember what it was? Where are you in the picture?

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.7

Looks as though the Roman’s have arrived, were you a Roman?

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.8

I know the first Roman is Derek Armstrong were you one of the others?

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.

The Coming Of The Romans No.9

The last in the album and written on the page is:- ‘After a heroic defence the Brigante warriors are over powered  and submit to the trained Roman Army.’  Ahhhhh don’t cry, just admit which one was you if you were there.

Image courtesy of Marian Toulson.