A snapshot from Claxby School

Nostalgia Claxby School 1936 EMN-140417-064002001
Nostalgia Claxby School 1936 EMN-140417-064002001

This charming picture of Claxby schoolchildren and teachers from 1936 was sent in by Trevor Lyle.

And those in the photograph are named as: back row - Phillis Fisher, Jessie Marshall, Dorir Alison, Edith Arliss, Iris Green, Bertha Bontoft, ? Chennel, Tomlinson (Hall); middle row - Dorothy Chapman, ?Robinson, Brown, ? Chennel, ? Chennel, ? Curry, ? Curry or Bateman; front row - Connie Sharp, Alice Carr, ? Machin, ? Curry.

The school is now closed, but in 1982 opened as The Viking Centre, a low-cost hostel accommodation popular with schools and other groups.