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by theosteel
Sat May 24, 2014 8:47 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: J H Page
Replies: 8
Views: 1498

Re: J H Page

This all gets very intriguing as I'm told that Mary Macnutt (Carol's mother) was at the funeral, which unfortunately I could not go to. Is she an active centenarian?
by theosteel
Mon May 19, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: J H Page
Replies: 8
Views: 1498

Re: J H Page

Indeed. What a war history and bravery - never really referred to in my time in Thorn A. A long and full life. He described my Unversity potential as "made of red brick" but was so kind when I secured a Geography Exhibition at Pembroke Oxford. And to think that his son Andrew, 2 when i left, has bee...
by theosteel
Sun May 06, 2012 5:35 pm
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: Long careers of C.H. Masters
Replies: 14
Views: 1864

Re: Long careers of C.H. Masters

I think Ron Lorimer was a master at CH for 34 years (1958 to 92) - he had had a year in Madison Wisc. and at the LCC school near Ipswich we heard before coming to CH. Those with war service obviously had reduced length careers but A Rider must be up there in span and didn't he then teach at Hertford...
by theosteel
Sat May 05, 2012 9:28 am
Forum: General Chat - CH Stuff
Topic: More sad news
Replies: 15
Views: 2805

Re: More sad news

I went to Ron's memorial service yesterday in the delights of Chiddingstone church - built of greensand rather appropriately. Knew he went to Judd but not that he was brought up on a farm there. Two superb tributes from John Shippen and Frank Pattisson that as you would expect captured the essence o...