St Martins' School

 

 

St Martins' School 60th Anniversary - shows some of the members of the Old Boys' Association, headmaster, staff and pupils in the playground.

St Martins' School 60th Anniversary
shows some of the members of the Old Boys' Association,
headmaster, staff and pupils in the playground.

Weathervane featuring St Martin, marks the occasion in 1963

St Martin's infant and junior school, Markland Road, Dover
Memorial plaque in the hallway entrance of the school:
“1914-1919”
In proud memory of the old boys of St Martin's School who fell in the Great War

AMOS, R    BLANCHE, W.E.    BRETT, C.M.    BRINKWORTH, J.   x   BROWN, A.    BROWN, R.   
BROWN, V.    CLIFTON, J.    COOK, W.    COOMBS, E.   DENNETT, T.S.    DENNIS, C.G.   
DUNCAN, A.    DUNN, A.R.  DUNN, H.L.    EAVES, A.T.    EVANS, V.S.   
FOURRÉ, G   FRIEND, W.    GABBÉ, F.   GATES, H. GLAYZER, F.   HALL, F.    HUNTER, T.    JACKSON, T.D.    KNOTT, T.J.    LANDALL, H.  LETTY, R.R.
LEWRY, E.J.    MARTIN, R.   MASTERS, N.D.   McLOUGHLIN, F.  NEILL, C.    PETIT, E.
   PHIPPS, F.   PINK, D.S.   REEDER, R.  RICH, F.   SEDGEWICK, E.C.    STOKES, L.   
WILLIS, A.   THE UNKNOWN
“The Glory dies not ” (Sir S.E.Bridges)
(and at the bottom of the plaque ):
“Also of those old boys who made the supreme sacrifice during the years 1939-1945”

 

 

Looking down on St Martins' school, photograph (probably 1930s) shows the newly built houses in Elms Vale Road and, on right in background, the Boys Grammar School

Looking down on St Martins' school, photograph (probably 1930s) shows the newly built houses in Elms Vale Road and, on right in background, the Boys Grammar School

 

 

St Martin's School - Winners of Dover Schools' 
Football League 1937-8 pictured are:

St Martin's School - Winners of Dover Schools' Football League 1937-8

pictured are:
Back row    R.G.Evans;    C .I. Pryce;    C.E. Weeds;   Michael Bryan    G. Sharp  
next to back row:   H. Blaskett,    K. Holliday;    M.Akehurst;    R. Sharp;    A. Henworth   
next to front row:    J.H. Hunt (Headmaster);    H. Allen;   A.Barden;    G. Williams;    Mr. J.C. Morgan   
Front row    A.Henley;    D.Jamieson;    D.Arman;    R.Medhurst;    C. Francis   

 

 

Evacuated in 1940, pupils from St Martins School are pictured at Pengeham, South Wales, during World War II

Evacuated in 1940, pupils from St Martins School are pictured at Pengeham, South Wales, during World War II

 

 

St  Martin's Church, Elms Vale - Choir circa 1964

St Martin 's Church, Elms Vale - Choir circa 1964

some names:
Back row    x    x    x    Michael Bryan   x    x    Peter Godden    x    x
Third row   x    x    x    Fred Simpson (choirmaster)    Revd E.C. Galpin (vicar)   
x    Bob Hollingsbee
Second row    x    x    x    x    x    x    x
Front row    x    x    x    x    Raymond Thorpe    x

names of more of those in the photograph would be welcomed.

 

 

St Martin's Church, in Church Road - aerial view c.1935, in the Elms Vale district of Dover

St Martin's Church, in Church Road
aerial view c.1935, in the Elms Vale district of Dover