Bottesford church choir outside chancel
One of a number of copies of this picture. On the extreme left is churchwarden John Thomas Ravell, and next to him in the middle row, wearing a dark robe, is verger Tommy Robinson. Both served the church in Bottesford for more than 21 years.
Miss Margaret Taylor adds that other people identified in the picture include Jim Calcraft (centre of back row, holding the cross), Derek Wing (back row, 3rd from left), Mr Holmes (rear row, right hand end, Mr Holmes was the owner of the Grantham Journal), Dan Daybell and Mr Barratt (rear row, 2nd and 3rd from right) and Edgar Culpin (middle row, right hand end). At the centre of the middle row is Rector Canon Metcalfe.