Early photos of staff and students

By selecting any of the pictures below you can download a larger picture from which to identify yourself and others.
So far we have identified the following....
Hassall in Lab
Hassall and Martin in Gibraltar Camp Chemistry Laboratory

left to right
right hand bench: Gladstone Morgan
third bench: Kenneth Tam, Sidney Martin
second bench: Trevor McMorris, Joseph Drakes, Charles Boland, Cedric Hassall, Talib Omardeen
front bench: John Whittingham

first Graduation class
1952 Graduation Photo - the first graduates were Science students.

left to right
second row: Ken Ingram, Eric Ellington, ?, Violet Sharp, Edith Robertson
front row: Gladstone Morgan, Kenneth Magnus, Trevor McMorris, Carlton Lewis, Oliver Francis, Roy Bailey

Advanced Chemistry 1952
Advanced Chemistry 1952

left to right
standing at rear: John Whittingham, Kenneth Tam, Lloyd Hue, Worthington Price, John Tai Pow, Leo Tyson, Charles Boland, Gerald Lalor, Trevor McMorris
middle row: Clive Mendes, Wilfred Chan, Talib Omardeen, Joseph Drakes, Jeddeo Paul, Keith Taylor, Eugene Bertrand, Gladstone Morgan
seated in front: Ken Magnus, Karl Reyle, Alfred Lippman, Henry Heal, Prof Cedric Hassall, Sidney Martin, Violet Sharp, J. Klitz, Fay Falconer

early group photo
1952 Staff photo

left to right
Karl Reyle, Alfred Lippman, Henry Heal, Cedric Hassall, Sidney Martin, Violet Sharp

second Graduation class
1953 Graduation Photo - the second graduating class of Science students.

left to right
second row: Willie Chan, Ken Commissiong, Euclid King, Keith Taylor, Gerald Lalor, Lloyd Hue
front row: Danny Campbell, Cecily Thomas, Donat Vickers, Fay Falconer, Hazel Darby

Advanced Chemistry 1953
Advanced Chemistry 1953

left to right
third row: Jeddeo Paul, Leo Tyson, Malcolm Boland, Kenneth Commissiong, D. Newman, Wordsworth Price, Murray Moo-Young, Keith Taylor, Ronald Llanos
second row: Clive Mendes, Hazel Darby, Gerald Lalor, Joyce Yap-Sam, John Tai-Pow, Fay Falconer, Sze-Chit Yeung, Helen Maynier
front row: Eric Ellington, Alfred Sangster, Dr. Karl Reyle, Dr Henry Heal, Prof. Cedric Hassall, Sidney Martin, Dr Violet Sharp, J. Klitz, Trevor McMorris

early group photo
1954 group photo

left to right
third row: Calvin Wong, Alan Kirton, Roy Meikle, D. Newman, Walton James, Worthington Price, Wilfred Chan
second row: Thomas Williams, Joyce Yap-Sam, Shirley McDermott, Rupert Lee, Everard Nelson, Sze-Chit Yeung, Ian Isaacs, Helen Maynier, John Tai-Pow
front row: Eric Ellington, Alfred Sangster, Karl Reyle, Violet Sharp, Ken Magnus, Bill Bartley, Trevor McMorris

Advanced Chemistry 1955
(still trying to locate a decent copy of the photo!!)
Advanced Chemistry 1955

left to right
third row: E. Reid, W. Kite, Alvin Barnett, Hopeton Gordon, Roy Meikle, Walton James, Alan Kirton, Edwin Chin-Shong, Ken Stuart
second row: Eric Ellington, Dorothy Watson, Thomas Williams, Shirley McDermott, Calvin Wong, Helen Maynier, Gerald Lalor, Ronald Llanos, John Tai-Pow, Sze-Chit Yeung, Trevor McMorris
front row: Kenneth Magnus, Dr Bernard Smith, Dr William Bartley, Prof. Cedric Hassall, Sidney Martin, Dr Karl Reyle, Wilfred Chan, Alfred Sangster

Advanced Chemistry 1958
Advanced Chemistry 1958

left to right
third row: George Miller, Renal Pigott, Clarence Wilcox, Harold Clarke, Joseph Earle, Frank Maxwell, Clive Gillette, Edward Batoosingh, Nerril Grant, David Taylor, Lionel Griffith, S. Satchwell, Ferdenand Gunter, Carlos Hee Houng, Baldwin Mootoo
second row: Raymond Thomasos, Alex Hall, Norma Edmondson, Madge Knight, Sylvia Barker, Fay Brooks, Joan Chang, Cecille Carey, Grace Anglin, Olive Green, Rupert Manchester, Murchison Wilson
front row: Ruel Taylor, Norman Philip, John Jamieson, Bill Bartley, Prof. Len Haynes, Robert Burnell, Wilfred Chan, Alfred Sangster, Ian Henderson

Advanced Chemistry 1959
Advanced Chemistry 1959

left to right
third row: David Taylor, Norman Philip, Joseph Earle, George Miller, Christopher Hendricks, Lloyd Young Kong, Renal Pigott, Deryck Manderson
second row: Ruel Taylor, Ferdenand Gunter, Rupert Manchester, Baldwin Mootoo, Carlos Hee Houng, Sylvia Barker, Cecille Carey, Joan Chang, Murchison Wilson, John McKay, Harold Clarke, Clive Gillette, Enrique Durand
front row: Ken Magnus, Ian Henderson, Zygmunt Konasiewicz, Robert Burnell, Sidney Martin, Len Haynes, Bill Bartley, Alfred Sangster, Wilfred Chan, Alicia Konasiewicz, John Chandler

Advanced Chemistry 1960
Advanced Chemistry 1960

left to right
back row: Baldwin Mootoo, Ken Stuart, David Holdsworth, Raymond Bradford, Joye Murray, John Choy, Marion Cousins, Michael Gill
front row: Eric Ellington, Ken Magnus, Wilfred Chan, Alfred Sangster, Bill Bartley, Sidney Martin, Jack Plimmer, Alec Grimison, Malcolm Daniels, Gerald Lalor

Advanced Chemistry 1961
Advanced Chemistry 1961

left to right
third row: Winthrop Wiltshire, Hiram Fenton, George Henry, Chester Willis, Robert France, David Taylor, Alfred Sangster, Hari P. Gobinsingh
second row: Bill Sue Ho, Carlos Hee Houng, Monica Parris, David Holdsworth, Ken Stuart, Horace Walters, Valentine Francis, Ian McFarlane, Baldwin Mootoo, Clinton Chin, Ewen Reid (Maintenance Supervisor)
front row: Barbara Hogg, Wilfred Chan, Malcolm Daniels, Bill Bartley, Len Haynes, Sidney Martin, Bob Burnell, Jack Plimmer, Alec Grimison, Gerald Lalor


I acknowledge help from the following for putting names to faces:
Baldwin Mootoo, Willie Chan, Ken and Isabel Magnus, Owen Minott, Bill and Joyce Bartley, Robert Burnell, John Chandler, Ken Stuart, Earle Roberts, Bill Davies, Tara Dasgupta, Alfred Lippman and Mrs P. Scott.
Examination Section, UWI Mona - Mr Nelson
The Daily Gleaner archives

A book on he History of the Early Days of the Department of Chemistry at UWI, Mona was published by Ian Randle in 2010. Authors are Kenneth E. Magnus and Robert J. Lancashire.
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