07/03/2005

Terai School outing

Once a year during Puja Holidays, boys were treated to an outing in the valley: trekking, swimming, outdoor barbecue.

 torrent down in the valley

Terai School outing 2


 eating and relaxing after bathing

 

Terai School outing 3

 

 on the way back, almost home

 

Terai School outing 1

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St Joseph's College - North Point

 

Big boys - 1949  Prefect: Jean De Ridder (center, second row)  

 

St Josephs College 2 a

 

St Josephs College 1 a

 

 

Gym display
 
Burmese pupils
St Josephs College 2 e

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North Point - Darjeeling

1. School entrance   

North Point 1

 

North Point 6

 

2. School building   

 

North Point 2

 

 

 

St Josephs College 1 b
 

3. Steps down to playing ground        

 

North Point 3

 

4. Big Boys' shed & playground

 

North Point 4

 

North Point 5

 

Yangsum_farm_Sikkim_view1_s              Yangsum_farm_Sikkim_snow_sm
 
Darjeeling Town
darjeeling-tour
     Tea Gardens - Darjeeling
darjeeling tea gardens

  Observatory Hill - Darjeeling

obeservatory-hill-darjeelin
      Senechal Golf Course - Darjeeling
senchal-golf-course-darjeel

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Darjeeling 1949


Arrival in Darjeeling in January 1949 after 20-h train journey Howrah-Siliguri through East Pakistan (today's Bangladesh).

Status: Prefect of Big Boys's Compound and English Teacher in primary section.

 

1. Kinchinjunga 

 

Darjeeling Kinchinjunga 1949 1

 

2. View of Darjeeling town

 

Darjeeling Kinchinjunga 1949 2

 

3. Sunrise on the Kinchinjunga range

 

Darjeeling Kinchinjunga 1949 3

 

4. Darjeeling narrow gauge railway looping the loop

 

Darjeeling Kinchinjunga 1949 4

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

5. Darjeeling Street

 

Darjeeling Kinchinjunga 1949 5
      Nepalese people - Darjeeling
nepalese-people

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