COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL, GEDLING ROAD, ARNOLD, GEDLING, NOTTINGHAMSHIRE. An apprentice joiner, working on the construction of Arnold County High School.
M Williamson was featured as Apprentice of the Month in the November 1958 issue of Team Spirit, the Laing company newsletter. Born in Doncaster, the son of a miner, he joined the company in 1953, preferring an outdoor job to following his father into the pit. Wilkinson worked on a number of projects in Richmond, Yorkshire and Birmingham and would complete his apprenticeship in May 1959
Credit: A© Historic England Archive. Joh
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