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Earls Cross Hostel 1956
Earls Cross Hostel 1956

Group photograph of boys and staff at Earls Cross Hostel in 1956
Picture added on 24 April 2008
This photo is of the boys at Earls Cross Hostel, not at the school
Added by CALUM GRANT on 20 July 2009
With many thanks to Willie Morrison, full list of names:-
Back row: Robert Corbett (Kinlochbervie); Willie Mackay (Melvich); Donald Macleod (Strathnaver); Brian Ross (Bettyhill); David Munro (Kinlochbervie); Donald Morrison (Durness); James Kerr (Stoer); Ian Brown (Stoer); John MacDonald (Melness); Hugh Ross (Lochinver); James McNab (Lairg)

2nd row: Michael Sutherland (Altnaharra); Donald Munro (Achmelvich); Nigel Munro (Melness); George Gunn (Melness) Alister MacDonald; Uisdean Macleod (Bettyhill); Murdo Maclean (Stoer); Ranald Matheson (Altnacealgach); Kenneth Greig (Lairg); Willie Morrison (Durness); Alisdair Mackay (Bettyhill); Rodney Mackenzie (Lochinver); Alex Dingwall (Spinningdale)

3rd row: Gordon Mackay (Strathnaver); Sam Macdonald (Altnaharra); Billy Macleod (Strathnaver); John Murray (Invershin); James Macfarlane (Housemaster Died 1980); Margaret Macfarlane (Matron died 1984); Kenneth Mackenzie (Lochinver); Stewart Mackenzie (Lochinver); Ian Mackenzie (Drumbeg); Tommy Mackay (Armadale)

Front row: Donald Macleod (Scourie); Neil Macdonald (Melness); Murdo Macdonald (Baligill) John Galbraith (Stoer); Alistair Ross (Bonar Bridge); Ian Moffat (Durness); Derek Mackenzie (Lochinver); David Morrison (Durness); Danny Mackay (Tongue); Norman Macleod (Stoer); Ian Matheson (Altnacealgach)

Added by Administrator on 02 July 2014
In the back row Douglas Mackay from Melvich stands between Robert Corbett and Donald Macleod.

Many thanks for your comment - Administrator
Added by John Macdonald on 22 November 2014
My Father Danny is on the front row third in from the right. Thanks for posting this photo.
Added by Brian Mackay on 03 June 2016
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