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Dornoch Academy 6th year pupils 1959
Dornoch Academy 6th year pupils 1959

Monochrome photograph of the Sixth-year Dornoch Academy pupils snapped by classmate Alex Dingwall with his remarkable 27s 6d Brownie 127 camera towards the end of summer term 1959, shortly before they left school. They are, front, from
left: Jessie Joan Grant, Embo; Susan Lindsay, Dornoch; Giorsal Campbell, Tongue; the late Maris MacDonald, Spinningdale; rear, from left: Marigold MacKenzie, Lochinver; the late George "Dodo" Murray, Bonar Bridge; Willie Morrison, Durness; Leonard Will, Dornoch; Frankie Carmichael, Dornoch; Ken Fraser, Embo, Anna Ross, Embo; Lindsay Robertson, Dornoch and Elizabeth Mackay, Tongue. Odd girl out is Anna Ross, who had left school the year before, and was at home in the area visiting that day.
Picture added on 24 April 2008
The picture brought back wonderful memories of when I was a student at Dornoch Academy 1955 - 1957.

I knew three of the students from Embo: Jessie Joan, Anna Ross, and Ken Fraser.

It is a good picture! Thanks to Alex Dingwall for the memories via this picture!
Added by Flora MacCuish Forbes on 15 February 2010
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