YOU MAY CONTACT EX-WISBORO' PUPILS THROUGH THIS SITE
the webmaster of this website.
Ex-pupils:- Fraser Pemberton (1942-48), Stephen Harvey (1944-1948), George Harvey (1944-1949), A.J. C. Weill (1945-49),David Pennington (1946-1952),
& Robin (Robert) Priddy (1945-1948). Until he passed away to our common loss in December 2004, Shaun Mather (1946–1950) was a very active member of this site.
Needless to say, but we are all keen to hear from anyone who was there at any time! So do please mail us!
VIEW SCHOOL PHOTOGRAPHS – SEE LINKS BELOW
Pemberton, at Wisborough Lodge from 1942 to 1948, was
Head Boy in his latter years (very popular) now lives in California,
where he is involved in nature conservation and education as a volunteer with Rancho Santa Ana Botanic Garden.
A. J. C. (aka Asher) Weill contributes memories and reflections over Wisborough life and the boarding school ethos. Click here to read them
Shaun Mather related his experiences Click here He also contributed interesting experiences on a range of Wisboro' events - see here.
Stephen Harvey writes his reflections & gives a diary extract from WL 1947. Click here to see them.
David Pennington is also a contributing member See here
George Harvey contributes to the memorabilia updates.
Mr. & Mrs. Brook's daughter,
Eve, has contributed with excellent photos & to memorabilia,
as go-between for us and her parents,
See photos of them all See also an obituary of Mr. Brook, the Maths and English master at Wisborough
Ms. Margaret Cowlishaw who was a teacher of english and biology is included in our memorabilia.
|School photo 1946||Wisboro' Lodge 1949 - 47|
|School photo 1947||Staff photos - late 1940s|
|School photo 1948||Some Staff portraits 1950|
|School photo 1949||Two staff photos - Spring 1949|
|School photo 1950||Brook, Brooke-Little & staff|
|School photo 1951||Staff in 1948|
|Sports' Day (3 photos)||Staff & swimming at weir|
|Sports Day Pyramid & Line||At weir with Brooke-Little|
|Sports Day Gym Tableau||Mr. & Mrs. Brook & Eve|
|Sports Day Line-up||8 Boys in 'playfield' - 1946-7|
|Sports Lines (Close-up)||Five boys|
|Spectators see Line Up||Four boys plus Rob|
|Relay - 440 yards||Dustin & Purdy|
|Sports 1948- 100 yds. hurdles||Aldrich & Bennett|
|Relay, Hurdles||Two boys (Andrews & Shute)|
|Mr. Brook directs sack race||John Molyneux|
|Mothers' Race||John Bennett|
|Sports' Day & Prize-giving||Alan Tunstall|
|Prize-giving 1948||Stephen Harvey|
|WL Footballers||Nicky Borrisow|
|Football on Wisboro' Green||Mavis & Nicky Borissow|
|Wisboro' Lodge 2004 - series||Wisborough Lodge 1988 & Eve|
How it once was:-
1) Map of WL grounds (with comments)
2) Map of Main School (with comments)
3) plan of main Wisborough Lodge building (with comments)
Swimming at the weir on the River Kird
See4 also Prep. Latin and its textbook Then came the Shorter Latin Primer (see cover and disfigurement)
Obits of former pupils Henschilwood and Molyneux