Your Outward Bound Stories

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Outward Bound Course 105 Spring1951
Roy Benwell - Aberdovey, Wales, 1951

Tuesday, 15th, October

Roy Benwell. 3rd row down, 12th from right on course photo. Course 105 began on ...

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Carew Patrol
John McCallum - Devon on Ashburton, 1967

Thursday, 10th, October

I was at the school in Devon in June 1967 in Carew patrol and, while I enjoyed a...

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Richard Rimes - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1962

Friday, 20th, September

Course E127 Slingsby Watch November 1962. I can remember getting off at Ravengla...

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James King - Moray Sea School, Burghead Scotland, 1972

Monday, 16th, September

I was sent by my school with the school and my parents paying 50/50 This course...

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Raleigh Watch OBSS 1960
Les Talbot - Aberdovey, Wales, 1960

Tuesday, 10th, September

Les Talbot Course 199 7th May to 2nd June 1960 August 2019 It is 59 years s...

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Karl Reed - Eskdale, The Lake District, 1984

Sunday, 25th, August

I was at Eskdale from August - September, 1984 Course E-331. Without all of the ...

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Gordon Campbell - Aberdovey, Wales, 1963

Monday, 19th, August

I was selected as apprentice of the year by the Western Region of British Railwa...

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Geoff Lee - Moray Sea School, Burghead Scotland, 1974

Tuesday, 13th, August

It must have been 1974 when I travelled from Kettering all the way to Elgin by t...

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Nicola Wootton - Aberdovey, Wales, 1978

Sunday, 07th, July

I attended in 1978 after winning a essay competition in our local paper.At the t...

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