Nostalgia: Rothesay Primary class of 1975

Part of the extensive collection of old photographs unearthed by Chris Docherty at his home in Rothesay's High Street, this picture shows a class group at Rothesay Primary School in 1975.
Part of the extensive collection of old photographs unearthed by Chris Docherty at his home in Rothesay's High Street, this picture shows a class group at Rothesay Primary School in 1975.

This week’s Bits from Bygone Bute picture forms part of an extensive collection of old photographs unearthed by Rothesay resident Chris Docherty at his home in the town’s High Street.

You can read more about the collection, amassed over many years by Chris’s mother Jacqueline and grandmother Jannette, on pages 16 and 17 of this week’s issue.

Included in the discovery is a collection of Rothesay Primary and Rothesay Academy class pictures, among them this Rothesay Primary group, taken in 1975. Unfortunately none of the pictures come with any names, so if you can help identify those in this group please get in touch by emailing news@buteman.com or calling us on (01700) 502503.