Mrs Margaret McConnell infant mistress at St Blane’s RC Primary School is pictured here in 1971 upon her departure from the teaching profession. She had been teaching there since 1957 and is pictured (centre) with staff and pupils after receiving her retirement presentations in July of that year.
Mrs McConnell had been teaching for 30 years. On the left of the photo is the then school headmaster, Mr Tom O’Neil.
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