Evacuees arriving at Caverswall School

Move your pointing device over the image to zoom to detail. If using a mouse click on the image to toggle zoom.
When in zoom mode use + or - keys to adjust level of image zoom.

Date:4th of September 1939

Description:A group of evacuees from Longsight, Manchester arriving at Caverswall School at the start of the Second World War. In the foreground are Alan and Nora Garside. Alan, then aged 7, was billeted with the Ellis family on Park Hall Avenue, Weston Coyney. His older sister Nora was billeted next door but one. Alan returned to his family in Manchester in August 1942.

Image courtesy of The Sentinel.

View Location


Link to this resource

Image courtesy of: Mr Gordon Ellis

Donor ref:(55/32041)

Source: Miscellaneous Collection

Copyright information: Copyrights to all resources are retained by the individual rights holders. They have kindly made their collections available for non-commercial private study & educational use. Re-distribution of resources in any form is only permitted subject to strict adherence to the usage guidelines.