Aberdare Boys’ Grammar School
Official School Photographs
Class Photograph, a Form 3 group, 1946
from Derek D. Phillips
Derek D. Phillips and Stan Beynon have sent in this photograph of a third form class, taken in 1946.
Back Row (L to R): Frederick Bryant, Ken
Jones, Raymond Erasmus, Lyndhurst Hughes, David
Wilkinson, J. Crowther-Green?,
Derek B. Phillips, Ivor Powell Jones, Norman Williams, Peter Williams
Middle Row (L to R):
Denis O'Shea, Donald Davies, David E. James, Derek D. Phillips, Marsden Williams, Billy J. Williams, Vivian Thomas, John Oliver, Peter G. Davies
Front Row (seated) (L to R):
Eric Baker, Douglas James, D. Colin Richards, Stanley Beynon, Mr Arthur L. Trott (ABCGS 1931-46), Douglas Cummings,
Geoffrey Parker, Ray Walters, Alan Marsh, James Weir
Front Row (seated on ground): (L to R):
David S. Bird, D. Royston Brockway, Russell S. Brake, John S. Gould
A.L. Trott, M.A.(Wales), M.Ed.(Dunelm), was from Neath. He had a
first class degree in History, but taught a variety of subjects at school including
He transferred to Llandrindod Emergency Training College with Mr G.P. Ambrose in 1946, but did not return.
After Llandrindod he gained a lectureship in the education department at UCW Aberystwyth.
Thanks to Stan Beynon and Ken Collins for providing the names for the caption