Oulton School

Children pose for the photographer outside Oulton St. John’s school shortly before the First World War.
A group of pupils at Oulton St. John’s School in about 1922. One of them was Dorothy May Fisher.
Oulton St. John’s school football team in the 1944 season when they won three trophies. On the left is the Rothwell Charity Cup. A crowd of about 600 people turned up to watch the final with the gate money being donated to local hospitals. Team members each received five 6d savings stamps for winning. On the right is the Bowden Cup and in the middle is the Barkston Ash Shield which was won at Micklefield against a team of evacuees from London. Back row: Norman Wilson, Charlie Cornish, Raymond Smales, Tom Woolford, headmaster John Biscomb Plows, Trevor Smales, Melvyn Lunn. Front row: Ernest Cornish, Dennis Watson, Alan Fox, Eric Fox, Derek Flint.
Plan for alterations to the school in 1905.