Hyde Name Origins.

The name "HYDE" is derived from the hide, a measure of land for taxation purposes, taken to be that area of land necessary to support a peasant family. In later times it was taken to be equivalent to 120 acres .
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Wednesday, 30 January 2013

St Georges early 1970's

Here are two great photos lent to us by Ruth Dawson .



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St Georges Junior School Nativity Play in 1972.
Ruth is far right on the middle row.
Some other names include...

  • Linda Baker, Crispin Trueman, Colleen Ellis Jones, the Titterington Twins, Gillian Taylor, Geoffrey Lloyd, Ivan Freeman, Neil Thorpe, Fiona Cook, Gaynor Green, Jackie Stewart....
    If anyone recognises anyone else please let us know !


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St Georges Whit Walks . Walking up Market Street.
Ruth is far right and Susan Blackshaw is next to her .

(I used to call the jewellers shop British Rail jewellers because of the initials ) :)

Many Thanks, Ruth.
The photos brought back some familiar faces and great memories :)

3 comments:

Barry in Oz said...

I think the lady with the handbag is Patricia Routledge

tigerboy said...

Love these old school photo's

You never know who you might see staring back at you from the past

Crispin Trueman is also featured in my post Hyde Grammar School class of 73

I remember also Linda Baker

tigerboy said...

Love these old school photo's

You never know who you might see staring back at you from the past

Crispin Trueman is also featured in my post Hyde Grammar School class of 73

I remember also Linda Baker