Nostalgia: Academy rugby team 1946-47

Rothesay Academy rugby team in 1946-47.
Rothesay Academy rugby team in 1946-47.

This week’s photo comes to us from Beth Wilkinson and shows a Rothesay Academy rugby team in 1946-47.

Pictured are the following: back row, left to right - Ian Fold, John Colbett, Billy Allan, and Jimmy Wilkinson.

Middle tow, left to right - Neil Dobbie, George Bauck, Kevin Carstairs, Johnny McFie, Gordon McInraith (capt), Matt Dick (Millport), Robin Burnside, James Munro (rector), and Dan McBride.

Front row, left to right - Charlie Robertson, Billy McMillan, John Currie, Jim Lawson, Blyth Carmichael, and Jim Morris.

Many thanks to I. L. MacLeod for helping fill in the names of those pictured.