This photo was taken in c. 1925, showing the pupils of Bluestone School.

The original photo is in the possession of Sophie Herdman (McMurray) (also in the picture, taken over 75 years ago!!)

All McMurrays in photo are first cousins or closer relations.


Teacher Mr. James Browney and Wife.

Front row L-R =
2nd Joseph McMurray (my Grandfather)
3rd George (Twin)
Last Thomas (Twin)

Second Row L-R =
1st Thomas

Forth Row L-R =
girl with bow Sophie (Herdman)
last Emma

Last Row L-R =
2nd Maggie
Tallest girl Sophie