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Wimpole Park School (c1951)
Senior Pupils - Summer Term
A local history and genealogy page for the Parish of Wimpole.
Wimpole Park County School was a temporary community school set up after the Second World War on the Wimpole Hall Estate, Cambridgeshire. The school ran from 1948 to 1955, until Bassingbourn Village College opened.

Seniors - Wimpole Park School c1951
Seniors - Wimpole Park School c1951
Photograph courtesy of Brenda and Michael Skinner.
Image © Copyright Brenda and Michael Skinner and the Wimpole Past website.

Print loaned by Brenda and Michael Skinner.
Names as remembered by John Pearce, Colin Charter, John Chapman, Jean Miller and Sheila Chapman.
The image was taken in front of the school classroom hut in Wimpole Park.
Back Row (standing, left to right): Terry Dixon, Ken Starling, Reg Hagger, Brian Norton, Chris Charter.
Third Row (standing, left to right): (girl), Jane Robinson, Janet Skinner, (girl, possibly Ball?), Brian Haines, Colin Charter, Margaret Pearce, Betty Reynolds, Sheila Chapman.
Second Row (sitting on chairs, left to right): Emily Gill, Brenda Booth, Edna Robinson, (girl), Mr Sommers (Teacher), Jean Miller, Marjorie Bird, (girl), Ann Dance, Mary Cox.
Front Row (sitting on grass): Bobby Miller.
Please contact the website if you have any other Wimpole Park photographs, information, memories or can help with missing pupil names.

Wimpole Park School - Home Page
Pupil Group Photographs - Index Page
Wimpole Park School - Short History
Memories of Wimpole Park School
   by Alan Jordan (Acting Head 1950-1951, Head 1952-1954)
Wimpole Park School Rounders Team (1953)
My 'Old Wimpole' Childhood - Wimpole Park School Remembered
   by Irene Bruce (née Lowe)
Arrington Memories (George Reynolds via Guestbook)

Wimpole Park School c1952
Wimpole Park School c1950s
Image contributed by John Pearce
Image © Copyright John Pearce and the Wimpole Past website. All rights reserved.

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