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1919 Calder Street School

Schools out for Summer! Today, as Blantyre children end their school term and look forward to summer holidays, we look back exactly 100 years ago. This remarkably clear photo was shared to Blantyre Project by Kim Simmons who lives abroad. Pictured are the girls of Calder Street School along with principal teacher Mr Welsh on […]

1958 Calder Street Secondary

  This great photo is from 1958, featuring Blantyre lads and lassies at Calder Street Secondary School. These children would have likely been born during the Second World War, meaning they would be in their mid 70′ today. Do you recognise anybody? I’ve zoomed in with good clarity….. Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not […]