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239th Glasgow BB  &  149th Glasgow BB  camp

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239th Glasgow
Company, the Boys Brigade was formed 1927-1928 and was attached to Milton Parish Church, Cowcaddens
                      The BB met
in Dundas Vale School, New City Road, bible class was held in the church hall, 29 Milton Street.
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In Session 1960-1961 the number was re-allocated 239th Glasgow BB attached to St Thomas Methodist Church
In session 1970-1971 the company closed

In session 1974-1975 the company reformed in St Thomas Methodist Church, Gallowgate
In session 1977-1978 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, 239th & 149th 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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