Hemyock Cricket Club in the late 1950s.
L to R. Back row – M. Hadley, M. Casely, T. Young, R. Culverwell, L. Salter,
Front row – L. Bowden, D. Wide, G. Salter, C. Wide, T. Fouracre, M. Bowden.
1949/50 season. The return match against Brentford F.C. at their ground Griffin Park.
Players – L to R. Back row, W. Greenslade, W.J. Andrews, J. Pitman, F. Hurst, S. Mather, R. Casely,
Front row. G. Bale, T. Alberis (known locally as Abbey, L. Rowland, L. Salter, R. H. Bright.
In the background can be seen part of an advertisement, this was for Fullers Beer,
Fullers Brewery, still a thriving family concern, a couple of miles away.
School open day June 1955. Names at each table starting in the bottom left going clockwise around the room and around each table.
Table 1. Raymond Granger(bottom left), Doreen Howe, Derek Granger, Ronald Kallaway, Heather Cox, Janet South. Table 2.- Brian Jenkins, David Kallaway, Raymond Vian, Monica Bright. Table 3-Heather Grabham, Shelagh Bourdon, John Northam, Alan Ridler, Jean Burston, Shirley Troake, Bill Guppy, Raymond Salter. Table 4- Andrew Clements, Mary Sanders, – Edwards. Table 5- Michael Sweetland, Jennifer Smith, Patricia Maltby.
Parents and teachers. Left to right. Mrs Drew, Mrs Mutter, Mrs Evans, Mrs Coles, Mrs Burston, Mrs Perrott, Mrs Edwards, Mrs Grabham with Coralie, Mr.Jack Reed, (Headmaster) Miss Mavis Baker (Mistress), Beryl Sanders, Mrs Sanders.
Senior School P.E. March 1954. Back Row L to R. John Churchill, John Barrow, Christine Howe, Brenda Warren, Yvonne Gibbs, Margaret Hallett, Michael Bradford, Tom Bright. Middle Row- Phillip Martin, Michael Ashton, Harold South, Elsie Doble, Janet Lowman, Margaret Manley, Annette Maltby, Gordon Lowman, Michael Bishop, Winston Scoble. Front Row- Nigel Pring, John Doble, Pauline King, Sylvia Bright, Mr. Frank Warren (Senior Master), Anne Cox, Diane Mitchell, Brian Spiller and Derek Hadley.
Hemyock School pupils in historical costume. Christmas 1956. With teacher Mavis Clist at the back.
Back Row. L to R. Marilyn Jones, Raymond Drew, Tom Fouracre, Rosalind Bourden, Maureen Granger, Michael Knott, Christine Henson, Carolyn Dew, Janet Granger, Rosemary Hurd, Janice Fuller, Roy Perrott.
Front Row. L to R. Brian Doble, Trevor Coles, Malcolm Edwards, Gwen Kallaway, John Lawrence, Keith Gammon, Christine Middleton.
An excellent elevated view of the station in the 1950s The track on the extreme left crossed the road and was used to deliver coal to the factory and to collect milk powder. The other track on the left only ran a few more feet into buffers. The track on the right also crossed the road and was used for milk collection.
c. 1957/8, staff from the milk factory outside Taunton Station en route to London for the annual two day re-union for long service staff, L to R.
Percy Pike, W. Bradford, Bill Griffiths, Bill Miller, Jack Jennings, Bill Alway, Bill Trickey, Kit Pike, Harry Trickey, George Northam, ?, ?, Bill Cload, Ernie Hole.