A break on the Broads 1961
From the bulging historic photographic portfolio of Andrew Herbert (58-62) via Sam Strachan (58-62) in Melbourne, Australia and originally from Brian Panisset (58-63) who lives in New South Wales, a bit north of Sydney, we received the image above of Pangbournianjs at play taken in 1961.
It shows a group of Pangbournians, yet to leave the NCP, who took a break together on the Norfolk Broads on the boat Sparkling Foam in the summer of 1961. Left to right: Andrew Scott-Priestley (58-62), RF Gates (58-63), BD Panisset (58-63), JF Gates (58-63) and RA Swann (58-62).
Robert Swann later became a well-known actor before dying in 2006. Andrew Scott-Priestley found his metier in the head-hunting world and still lives in Berkshire. The Gates brothers have been “lost” on the OP data base for many years.
Brian Panisset stayed with Richard ‘Sam’ Strachan (58-62) in Melbourne in November, 2016 – the first time the pair had met in 54 years. Sam wrote: