Monthly Archives: July 2010

The Olavian Magazine – January 1965

When I read these magazines, I am quite surprised at the range of activities and clubs that were available at Stogs even 45 years ago. 1965 was a key year in my life. I visited Spain for the first time … Continue reading

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New Stogs site from the air

A large copy of this photo is on display at the school. Orpington High St. can be seen running along the top of the picture.

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The Olavian Magazine – July 1964

This is another school magazine loaned to me by my friend Alan.  I wish I had more time to upload them, as they contain some real gems. The article on computers and the report on the school trip to Spain … Continue reading

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Visit to Stogs in Orpington

I was offered a chance to look around the school premises in Orpington, where I spent my last year having helped with the move from Tooley St. (the street name is a corruption of St. Olave’s). Unfortunately, it was something … Continue reading

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Photo of London Bridge and the Thames

My friend Alan directed me to this photo, which dates from 1920. It was originally posted here, in a larger size. Tower Bridge is just off the bottom of the picture. The large number of barges is something that I … Continue reading

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