Peep at the past in Bo’ness

270212 peep at the past- large family group.
270212 peep at the past- large family group.

LADIES and children gathered for this photo in Deanfield Place, Bo’ness in the 1940’s.

Among the group are youngsters from the following families: Duffy, McCormack, Snedden, Caldwell, Gray, Morrison, Simpson, Melville, Sherrat, Arthur, Downie and Smith.

Our thanks go to Jim Arthur, now of the town’s Forthview Crescent, for submitting the image.

Jim and his older brother, the late Tom, were in the picture.

Jim reckons he would have been about seven or eight years old at the time. Tom was three years his senior.

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