The Boys’ Brigade

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Interestingly, the original spelling of ‘steadfast’ in the BB’s motto was ‘Stedfast’ which was the archaic spelling of the word. It has now been changed to the modern spelling of the word.

Freddie McAllister and Davy Murray were running the Boys Brigade when Mrs Jackson started up The Life Boys.

Mrs Jackson was invited to the Royal Garden Party at Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, in recognition of the work she did.

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Side Edge Back – John Clark, Jimmy Douglas?, ?
Third Row – Ernie Kerr, John Weir
Second Row – Stewart Carmichael?, Robbie Bulloch, ?
Front Row – Jim Black, Colin MacInnes, Thomson Wright, Donald Cameron.

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Front Row
Andrew Thompson, Glen Munro, John Clark, Alex Tickle, Archie McPherson, John Weir, George Campbell.

Middle Row
Peter Douglas, Robbie Bulloch, Duncan Kerr, Neil Gillanders

Back Row
Jim Black, Police Inspector MacKinnon, Davy Cameron, Captain Gordon Calder, Stewart Carmichael, Officer Davy Murray, Ernie Kerr.
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Mrs MacKinnon, Police Inspector wife shaking hands with Emma Fergusson. Gordon Calder BB Captain
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Aggie Mary Sinclair
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Display Night 1957

Back Row
Jim Black, Andrew Thomson, Glen Munro, Colin Wright, Colin MacInnes, John Clark, Peter Douglas, George Campbell, David Cameron, Thomson Wright, Jimmy Douglas, Donald Cameron.

Middle Row
David Gillanders, Robbie Bulloch, Duncan Kerr, Alec Tickell, Stewart Carmichael, Archie McPherson, Alick Clark, John Weir, Ernie Kerr.

Front Row
David Murray, Rev. Norman McSween, Captain Gordon Calder, Chief Constable of Argyll (Mr MacKinnon), Archie Galbraith, John MacNab.
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Back Row
Euan MacDonald, Jamie Stirling, Stuart Robertson, Jamie Campbell, Mark Lyons, Euan Clark, ? , David Wilson.

Front Row ? , James Roy, ? , Kenneth McIver, Ross MacDonald, Gary ?, Connor Lyons, Alan McHugh, Alan Kerr, Tristan ?
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Back Row – Alex Stirling, ? , ? , ? , ? , ? , Joanna Montgomery
Fourth Row – ? , Rev. Stivens, Daniel Challis, ? , Janice Campbell, ? , Ernie Kerr
Third Row – Euan Clark, Jamie McRaild, Donald McVicar, John Conning , Ben Neville, Christopher Challis, Robert McLeod, Scott MacKellar, ? , ? . Craig Morton, Alan Dey, Mark Lyons
Third Row – Three boys in front – Duncan Kerr, Darroch Lyon, Russel Morrison
Second Row – Jamie Campbell, Jamie Stirling, Matthew Campbell, Ross (Eccleson), Stuart Robertson, ? , ?
Front Row
Hamish Morrison, Alan Kerr, David Wilson, Ian MacLennan, ? , ? , ? Whyte (Twin).
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Boys’ Brigade Flag displayed in the Memorial Hall during a History Society open day

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