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149th Glasgow BB  &  239th Glasgow BB Camp

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149th Glasgow
Company, the Boys Brigade was formed 06 Oct 1908 and was attached to Cathedral Square UF Church

In session 1929-1930 the company's church changed to Cathedral Square Church
In session 1941-1942 the company closed
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In Session 1953-1954 the number was re-allocated 149th Glasgow BB attached to Toryglen Church
                                    
Looking at the church website the foundation stone was laid in May 1953.
In session 1999-2000 the company closed



Email, July 2019, Louise Crawford, (nee Dallas) Age 56, East Kilbride, Scotland
" I have a photo of my dad on a BB trip to Isle of Man.       
It's taken at Glasgow Central Station in 1954.
  His name is John Dallas and he lived in Wolesley Street, Glasgow. He was 16 years old. "

These other photos are from 1954 at the joint Isle of Man BB camp, 149th & 239th BB


Central
                              Station 1954.
Photo taken at Glasgow Central Station in 1954
149th Glasgow & 239th Glasgow BB Companies
before leaving for their BB camp to the Isle of Man

1954 1954 1954
1954
1954


photos from 1955 at the joint Bangor, N.I. BB camp, 149th & 239th BB
1955 1955
  1.Billy Kerr    2.           3.John Dallas       4.             5.             6.            7.      






  

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