School photographs from 1910 - 1919

By Kathryn Betts

Photo:Meldreth School Pupils and Teachers, 1912

Meldreth School Pupils and Teachers, 1912

The children in the photograph above are aged from 3 to 12.  It is believed to include the following pupils:

Fred Aldridge, Gladys  Aldridge, Vera Barnes, Emily Blows, ? Budget, Ivy Butler, Jubal Butler, Daisy Butler, Florrie Butler, Fred Christmas, Fred Course, Minnie Course, Audrey Course, Lottie Croxall, Charlie Croxall, Jack Dash, Ernie Dash, Lolly Dash, Basil  Dyson, Grace East, Percy Farnham, Arthur Farnham, George Farnham, George Fincham, Harry Folbigg, Nora Green, Edie Green, Percy Hale, George Hale, Stanley Hale, Gladys Harrup, Jack Hodgkinson, Winnie Hodgkinson, Connie Jacklin, Fanny Jacklin, Dora Jacklin, Maud Jacklin, Daisy King, Mary Linsdell, Betty Linsdell, Kitty Linsdell, Bill Linsdell, Edwin Lydall, Ernest Lydall, Gladys Mead, Ethel Mead, Winifred Moxon, Dolly  Moxon, Percy Negus, Gladys Negus, Percy Oakman, Percy Pepper, William Pepper, Walter Plumb, Charlie Plumb, Emily Plumb, Queenie Rayner, Ruby Rayner, Reginald Rumbold, Alice Rumbold, Lewis Simons, Ivy Stallibrass, Fanny Vellam, Sarah Vellam, Arthur Walbey, Jack Wing, Montie Wing, Bert Woodcock, Edna Woodcock, Gwen Woodcock

The following members of staff are also pictured:

Headteacher: Mr Frederick John Aldridge
Teacher: Miss Maud Stearn
Teacher: Miss Violet Huggins


The only other photograph of school pupils that we know of from these years is the one shown below of Norman and Muriel Gipson.

Photo:Norman and Muriel Gipson

Norman and Muriel Gipson

Photograph courtesy of Christine Duguid


If you have any other photographs, or can put names to any of the faces in the group photograph above, then please add a comment to this page.  Thank you.

This page was added by Kathryn Betts on 06/12/2010.
Comments about this page

1912 Photograph. L to R front row - first child sitting on grass is Percy Pepper. L to R second row standing - second child with wide white collar on open coat is William Pepper.

By Brian Pepper
On 26/11/2012

On the 1912 photograph, the little boy on the front row, fourth from right is my dad Jack Cox aged 3yrs and on his right is his sister Mona.

By Judy Murray Nee Cox
On 01/03/2013