Top class old Hartlepool school photos - can you spot yourself?

Hartlepool Technical High School, in Lauder Street, pictured in the mid-1960s.
Hartlepool Technical High School, in Lauder Street, pictured in the mid-1960s.

It’s back to the blackboard again today for some fresh shots of old Hartlepool schools.

Top of the form this week are youngsters at Lynnfield School, who posed for this photo in the 1950s.

Fourth Year pupils at Brierton School pictured in December 1989.

Fourth Year pupils at Brierton School pictured in December 1989.

Also featured are West Hartlepool Grammar students in the 1950s, as well as Brierton School pupils in 1989.

Pride of place in today’s line-up, however, goes to a shot of West Hartlepool Technical High School in Lauder Street.

The photo was provided by ex-student Bob Ord, of The Oval, who has fond memories of school life in the mid-1960s.

“I am, at present, trying to organise a get-together of those pictured - and others not in the photo,” he said.

A rather gruesome display on show in a science classroom at a Hartlepool school in the 1950s - but mystery surrounds which school. Do you know?

A rather gruesome display on show in a science classroom at a Hartlepool school in the 1950s - but mystery surrounds which school. Do you know?

“If you recognise yourself, and are interested in the idea of a class reunion, contact me on 01429 223050.”

A Lynnfield school class pic from around 1953. Among thise pictured are: Raymond Long, Mickey Mole, Roger Wilson, Alan Bradshaw, Colin Railton, Terry Winship, Lol Ray and Mickey Newton.

A Lynnfield school class pic from around 1953. Among thise pictured are: Raymond Long, Mickey Mole, Roger Wilson, Alan Bradshaw, Colin Railton, Terry Winship, Lol Ray and Mickey Newton.

West Hartlepool Secondary Technical School football team. Winners of the Schools Senior League Shield and Cup 1948-49. Among the players are: R H Winspear, T S Wilkinson, D Scott, C W Pitt, B Bell, G Newton, B R G Houseman and Mr G W Churchward (coach).'front row M K Stokes, J Rayment, B W Fagan,  L Carroll, T G Foster, D S White, F Ryder, W Young and A Wiliamson.

West Hartlepool Secondary Technical School football team. Winners of the Schools Senior League Shield and Cup 1948-49. Among the players are: R H Winspear, T S Wilkinson, D Scott, C W Pitt, B Bell, G Newton, B R G Houseman and Mr G W Churchward (coach).'front row M K Stokes, J Rayment, B W Fagan, L Carroll, T G Foster, D S White, F Ryder, W Young and A Wiliamson.