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Auchentibber Primary School 1880 – 1962

<<< Back to Schools Adjacent to the site of “Springpark Pub” on the southern side of Auchentibber Road. First mentioned in Blantyre’s history, proposed in February 1879. Built in 1880 after intervention by Father Peter Donnelly of St Josephs RC Church. This was to be a small school to assist the families that lived in […]

1950’s Auchentibber School’s Last pupil

<<< Back to Schools Pictured here in the 1950’s are the pupil’s enjoying some Playtime at Auchentibber Primary School.  Pictured in the white jersey on the left is Stewart Chapman who would later have the honour of being the last pupil to leave Auchentibber Primary School on 30th June 1959. Stewart and his family (Allan […]