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The beginning

The Official Handbook of the Morecambe and Heysham and District Boy Scouts Association – 1960

1st Sandylands
S.M.- Mr. R. Bright      Registered-September, 1910 (Robert Bright, Ships Engineer)

2nd Morecambe
S.M.- Rev. M. de J. Lark   Registered-October, 1910 (Maurice de Jersey Lark, United Methodist Minister)

3rd Morecambe
S.M.- Mr. W. C. Holt    Registered-October, 1911 (William Cuthbertson Holt, Cycle Maker)

4th Morecambe (Parish Church)
S.M.- Rev. R. E. Stanley       Registered-January, 1912

5th Morecambe (St. Mary’s)
S.M. Rev. T. Kiernan  Registered-April, 1912 (Thomas Keirnan, RC Priest born Co. Longford)

6th Morecambe (Green St. Methodist)
S.M. Mr. D. H. Cooper       Registered-November, 1914

7th Morecambe (Prim. Methodist)
S.M.- Mr. T. E. Sharples          Registered-April, 1915

1st Heysham
S.M.- Mr. J. M. Clough          Registered-August, 1915

1st Morecambe and Heysham
S.M.- Mr. G. Whitles    Registered-September, 1924

2nd Morecambe and Heysham (Baptist)
S.M.- Mr. R. Stembridge       Registered-October, 1925

1st Bare
S.M.-  Rev. E. F. Wood          Registered-August, 1927

3rd Morecambe and Heysham (St. Mary’s)
S.M.- Mr. J. M. Brown Registered-September, 1927

2nd Morecambe and Heysham (Sea Scouts)
S.M.- Mr. S. Gaunt      Registered-October, 1929

3rd Morecambe and Heysham
S.M.- Mr. A. Peel         Registered-October, 1929

4th Morecambe and Heysham (Bare Wesleyan)
S.M.- Mr. S. Makin      Registered-September, 1930

6th Morecambe and Heysham
S.M.- Mr. A. Izatt         Registered-October, 1938

It is interesting to note that the L.A. has been operating for nearly 50 years. What may be of greater interest still, is the fact that a gentleman who was in the 1st Sandylands Group is with us still as Chairman of the L.A. (Mr. George Stanley Evenden, Optician)

R. E. WRIGHT, A.D.C. (Hon.) Lancaster L.A.

Source:
Morecambe and Heysham and District Boy Scouts Association – Official Handbook 1960

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