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1948 - Yeovil Secondary Technical School, Football Team

Courtesy of David Gibbs

This is the school team on the occasion of playing Stoke Secondary Modern School in the final of the Pittard Shield, April 1948. The Tech won, 2-1

Back row, l to R: Stroud (West Coker), Purchase (East Coker), Young (Stoke U Ham), Hardy (Yeovil), Glanville (Langport), King (Yeovil), Hunt (Donyatt), Pearce (West Coker?)
Front row, l to R: Hussey (Yeovil), Gibbs (Merriott), Sandford (Yeovil), Raisin (East Chinnock), Coates (Charlton Mackrell).

David added boys' names and where they came from, the latter to indicate the wide catchment area of the school. It was more a South Somerset Technical School
than simply a Yeovil Technical School.