Peep at the past

141112  peep at the past-old school photo
141112 peep at the past-old school photo

THIS week’s Peep at the Past harks back to May 1973 and a Linlithgow Public School class photograph.

Submitted by Sheila McGaw, it features the class prior to their move to Low Port School.

The pupils are, back row, l-r, Rhona Fleming, Jayne McNicoll, Derrick Anderson, Robert Paul, Ewan Alexander, Shona McGaw, and Forsythe McGarrity, who fell off the bench; second row, l-r, Andrew Stewart, Raymond Alexander, Mark Wilkie, Mhairi Ellis, Karen Aitken, Linda Paton and Angela Murphy; thhird row, l-r, Kay Stewart, Isabel Williamson, Anne Lomax, Mhairi McMillan, Billy McBeth, Jacqueline Watt and Lesley Robb; kneeling, Campbell White, Stewart Townsend, David Fleming and Neil Davidson.

Classmates Shona McGaw and Stewart Paton married in later life. If anyone has an old photograph they would like to see published, either drop it into the Journal and Gazette office or email a jpeg image to