Chapters 31 – 40

Chapter 32 – Picture 01

Seen here on her final day is Donna.

C32 Pic 01

C32 Pic 01

Chapter 33 – Pictures 01 and 02

Pic 01 shows Wath Main Colliery where I worked for 13 years after leaving school at 16.

C33 Pic 01

C33 Pic 01

Pic 02 shows all that is left of it now.  I think the word “ABANDONED” says it all.  Perhaps I should have called this chapter in the book “Death of an Industry”.

C33 Pic 02

C33 Pic 02

For reference Pic’s 01 and 02 are not mine, they are ones I found whilst searching the internet for reference for this chapter so credit to those who took the pictures is given here.

Chapter 34 – Pictures 01, 02 and 03

Pic 01 show’s Rockingham College of Further Education in Wath-upon-Dearne where I had my eyes first opened to the joys of Further Education by the incredible and hardworking academic staff I encountered at the time, and to whom I shall always be grateful.

C34 Pic 01

C34 Pic 01

Pic 02 shows the same building when it became Rockingham Centre, an Annexe for the newly created Dearne Valley College.  See Chapter 58 of the book for that story.

C34 Pic 02

C34 Pic 02

Pic 03 shows just a few of the books I accumulated during my time as a student at the College.

C34 Pic 03

C34 Pic 03

Chapter 35 – Pictures 01 and 02

Pic 01 shows my Shotokan Karate membership card for the year 1987, and Basic Karate Katas by Hirokasu Kanazawa which helped me so much during my time as a member of Wath Karate Club.

C35 Pic 01

C35 Pic 01

Pic 02 shows my friend Garry and his girlfriend Sue when they appeared on BBC TV’s Opportunity Knock’s.

C35 Pic 02

C35 Pic 02

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s