Lobley Hill

Michael Porrett

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74 years old
Durham, United Kingdom
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 I moved to Coanwood gds in 1948 and left in 1959, i attended infants at the Methodist Chapel before moving up to the old Juniors which at the time was in the old Army camp( behind where the library is now. I then moved to the then brand new school for two years before leaving to attend Brighton Avenue Boys School. After serving an apprenticeship at Parsons of Wallsend i then went to sea with the Merchant Navy. After marrying i then moved to Ouston and then through work i ended up just outside Durham City . I took redundancy and early retirement in 2005, we've been married 43years, have two sons and a daughter who have between them presented us with 8 grand children.

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Reply isobel
12:13 PM on September 17, 2012 
Wow double wow loved the piccie of our old class at school.... remember me your mum used to be my piano teacher.... known as *Belle Blackett*....lol..... remember most of them in the picture... a few years ago I had an email from John Charlton.... on the back row of the piccie.... have lived in the SW of England for many many years having left Lobley Hill at 18..... that made my day seeing that picture, hope one of my boys will be able to blow it up and copy it for me.... thankyou.