email, John Caldwell, Australia.
".......Here is a Rumford st School photo given to me by Sadie Fagan
who now lives in Australia she was on a visit from Adelaide to here in
the west visiting her cousin Wullie Watson from Savoy st who is also in
the photo. They say photo was taken between 1944 & 1945 the ages
could be 8 or 9 year olds ?. all the names listed are from Sadies
memory. The names are from the left.
Back row #2 James Scott #4 A Millar #5 A Dunlop #8 J McMillan #10 W McKenzie #11 J Bell.
Third row #1 A Agnew #3 J McCloud #5 T Boyce #6 W (Wullie) Watson #8 J Russell #9 T Wilson #10 J Alexander #11 M Ashford.
Second row #2 V McArthur #3 L Cruth #5 A McDougall #6 H Hudson #7 A Donelly #8 M Russell #9 M McDougall #11 H Grant.
Front row #2 N Dempster #3 Sadie Fagan #4 J McPherson #7 C Archibald #9 I Cooke #10 M Muir.
Hope this meets with your approval Wull.
Take Care. Magic Site
2004, Margaret Dunlop, Alberta, Canada.
"...Hi Will, I have a name for you on the Rumford Street
1944/45 school photo. 2nd row #1 is Robert McAulay.
(My Uncle) Thanks for all your time and effort on this
extract from e-mail Alec McLachlan
....the back row #3..... is my father...for whom I have not seen now
for over 30 years...and was glad that a family member pointed me to this
website...great to see some memorys of old bridgeton that i have...keep up
the good work there mate...
Feb.2005 extract from .........my grandpa is in the 3rd row at
the back at the school his name is tommy mclachlan
extract from e-mail Kelly Egan
....just wanted to let you know that my Granny is one of the
unidentified people in the Rumsford Street School photograph 1944/1945
8-9 year olds. Her name (then) was Margaret McAleese and she is standing in the second
row, number 4.
Her and the family got a real kick out of seeing her as a child, thank
e-mail June Cohen nee
I am in the photo of Rumford street school 1944 . I am in the
second,row ,I am put as H Hudson but my name is June. I am trying to
contact any one in the class that may know me. I did have a friend
called Nessie. I hope you can help me.
e-mail Morag Watson, Glasgow
Hi my name is Morag Watson and have just found the school photo with my
mother in it,ca n you add her name on to the photo please. Agnes McDonald , 2nd row no10