Welcome to pupils and staff of Birkenhead Institute, Wirral!
This page is to include your photographs and images of anything connected with the school. I look forward to receiving your items in due course, and they will be included below. To start with, here is an excellent classroom photograph from 1958 sent in by former pupil Martin Campbell-Kelly:-
2nd XV, 1947 - 1948, with names signed on the back of the photograph!
Many, many thanks to Keith Sedman for this photograph, and more items will be added shortly.
ABOVE IS A PHOTO OF THE CRICKET FIRST XI, 1948, ALONG WITH SIGNATURES ON THE BACK, WITH MANY THANKS TO KEITH SEDMAN.
VERY MANY THANKS TO KEITH SEDMAN FOR ALL OF THE ABOVE PHOTOGRAPHS.
HERE ARE KEITH'S OUTSTANDING SPORTING MEDALS FOR HIS 1949 CROSS COUNTRY SUCCESSES. THE FRONTS OF HIS MEDALS ARE SHOWN FIRST, FOLLOWED BY THE BACK:-
ABOVE IS B.I. PUPIL RUSHTON, (LEFT), FOLLOWED BY KEITH SEDMAN, (CENTRE), AND B.I. PUPIL DAWSON ON THE RIGHT.
VERY MANY THANKS AGAIN TO KEITH FOR ALL OF THE ITEMS ABOVE!
I have received an email from Don Sutherland, whose late brother, Robert Graham Sutherland, was a pupil at the B.I. from 1934 to 1939. Robert was sadly killed at the end of World War II when his plane was shot down over Holland.
Here is a picture of Robert, which Don has very kindly sent to me:-
FIRST XI, 1965
Here is a photograph kindly sent in by Ernie McDonald. The names are shown on the "Your Memories (2)" Page :-