Lydbrook May Queen, 1950 or 1951.
wrote (August 2007) "This photo was taken outside Lydbrook Church
after the crowning of the May
Queen, Pauline Morgan. She was crowned by Mrs. Prime , the vicar's
wife. In the photo there are the choir boys, Frank Miles, Ralph
Brain, Michael Brain, Colin Paddock, Campbell Baldwin, Graham Lewis and
Gerald Morgan. The two attendants were Pauline Gwatkin and Jean Lythaby. The page
boy was Billy Smith. The churchwarden was Mr. Chris Evans.
The May Queen from the previous year was Marian Brain , the cross bearer was Brian Morgan, Joan Everall represented the Sunday School , and Wendy Jordan presented the bouquet to Mrs. Prime".
Row 3: 1.Rev. Bert Prime : 2.Miss Joan Everall : 3.Brian Morgan (holding the cross)
Row 2: 1.Mr. Chris Evans : 2.Michael Brain : 3.Mrs. Prime : 4.Marion Brain : 5.Colin Paddock : 6.Campbell Baldwin : 7.Graham Lewis
Row 1: 1.Frank Miles : 2.Ralph Brain : 3.Pat Gwatkin : 4.Billy Smith : 5.Pauline Morgan : 6.Jean Lythaby : 7.Wendy Jordan : 8.Gerald Morgan.
Heather Powell added (December 2013): "... Wendy's father was Henry Jordon of Worrall Hill and he was my grandmother's (Mrs Evelyn Davies [nee jordon]) brother".
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