Are you in this picture or do you recognise anyone we can’t identify? If you went to Abel Smith school, share your memories here!
Back row, left to right: Freddie Barbrook, Peter Gilbert, Ann Ditton, Malcolm Oakman, Richard Brown
Next row, left to right: Roger Edwards, Peter? ????, Vivien Chappel, Jaqueline Bentley, Philip Wyman, John Game
Next row, left to right: Ann Moore, Eileen West, Mrs Mortlock, Kathleen Fenton, Iris Webb
Front row, left to right: ????? Barbrook, Robert Johnson, Bill Elsenham, Neville Best
Eileen West remembers that the headteacher was Mr Reid and her form teacher was Mr Proctor, who was nicknamed “Polly”. The toilets were outside in great big brick buildings. The playground was big and there was a field at the bottom; further along was the cattle market.