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Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 06:30 PM
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In 1871, there was an epidemic of Small Pox in...

In 1871, there was an epidemic of Small Pox in Colombo from January to April. The
school therefore broke up in March and did not reassemble till May.
The departure of Bishop Claughton at the end of...
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 06:29 PM
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The Days of Warden Bacon

The Days of Warden Bacon

After the troubles that he had to face, Bishop Claughton determined to hold the title
of Warden himself, which he accordingly did until his departure from Ceylon in 1871....
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 06:23 PM
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There was one boy, a respected citizen of ...

There was one boy, a respected citizen of
Colombo just now, who was responsible, perhaps all unwittingly, for the great
Dunbar Episode. He contrived to get turned out of class at a particular hour,...
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 06:18 PM
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The Days of Warden Bennett

The Days of Warden Bennett

The Rt. Rev. Piers Calverly Claughton, Bishop and successor to the Founder,
became Visitor to the College in 1862. The Rev. J. Dart was in charge of the school
and he...
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 06:11 PM
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The Founder Warden Wood Warden Baly

The Founder Warden Wood Warden Baly

In November 1799, just three years after the Dutch surrendered the city of Colombo,
James Chapman was born at Wandsworth, the second son of Mr. J.Chapman, a...
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 05:04 PM
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A tribute to Warden C H Davidson

Warden C H Davison
A tribute to Warden C H Davidson

fortiter in re, suaviter in modo!
Resolute inaction, gentle in manner!

I take great delight in reminiscing about a man of immense...
Forum: Stories of Teachers Today, 04:56 PM
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Dr. Frank Jayasinghe.

Principal of principles turns 80
Demi Hewamanna

To everyone who knew him, he was one extraordinary person and still is. He has been an educationist for so long and yet he never gets bored of...
Forum: Sports Today, 04:42 PM
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S Thomas College 1st XV Rugby Teams 1975 & 1976

S Thomas College 1st XV Rugby Team 1975
Standing L to R Charith Wickramathilake, Ananda Welikala, Darup Pieris, SKN Fernando, Rienzie Fernando, Shane Pinder, Devaka Fernando, Rohitha Attygalle,...
Forum: Freshman of 1959 Yesterday, 11:17 PM
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'59 Thomians meet in Ottawa

Sent: Mon, September 13, 2010 8:12:29 PM
Subject: '59 Thomians meet in Ottawa


Hi Sriyan,
Five of us and our families met in Ottawa in the home of Charles Manickam last
weekend. Please find...
Forum: Stories from the past Yesterday, 07:54 PM
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THE WAY WE WERE..............?S. Skandakumar

THE WAY WE WERE..............?S. Skandakumar

The year was 1965. At the conclusion of our traditional big match versus St Thomas?, the Royal team was summoned by the Principal and told that...
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:34 PM
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'Night in the Boarding'

Please circulate to all Former Boarders & Day Boy Colleagues:

The next BIG - Stay a 'Night in the Boarding' - Saturday 2nd September 2017
(In aid of the new Lower School Building)

Open to all...
Forum: Royal Thomian Match Yesterday, 03:24 PM
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Match Highlights of the 141st Battle of the Blues between Royal College v S.Thomas' C

Match Highlights of the 141st Battle of the Blues between Royal College v S.Thomas' College which was held on 12th,13th & 14th March at SSC.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0FBXvU_AVxw
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:20 PM
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The 44th One Day Encounter of the Battle of the Blues between Royal College and S. Th

The 44th One Day Encounter of the Battle of the Blues between Royal College and S. Thomas' College was played on 16th March 2019 at SSC Grounds, Colombo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aepii1f31Fs
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:18 PM
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The 42nd One Day Encounter between Royal College and S. Thomas' College was played on

The 42nd One Day Encounter between Royal College and S. Thomas' College was played on 18th March, 2017 at SSC Grounds.


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4umjpec9xhc
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:16 PM
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The 43rd annual limited overs cricket encounter between Royal College and S. Thomas'

The 43rd annual limited overs cricket encounter between Royal College and S. Thomas' College for the Mustangs Trophy was played on 17th March at SSC Grounds.

...
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:13 PM
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S.Thomas' College Mount Lavinia Prize Giving 2019

S.Thomas' College Mount Lavinia Prize Giving 2019

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KSJrBrt8BBQ
Forum: STC Event news Yesterday, 03:10 PM
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Stc prize giving 2016.

Chief Guests: Shanthi Dias (Prize Day Speech) Principal of Methodist College and Professor Priyan Dias (Prize distribution) a distinguished old boy.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XB7Pi737kP4
Forum: Articles by past Teachers Yesterday, 11:24 AM
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Warden and the gardener -mistaken identity- By Quentin Is

Warden and the gardener -mistaken identity
My Days at S.T.C (Episode 3)
By Quentin Israel

Within a year of joining S. Thomas', the Warden, C.H. Davidson asked me whether I would like to be a...
Forum: Obituaries Yesterday, 11:08 AM
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Dr. W. Vernon Soysa Wijeratne

OBA Secreteriat

Dr. W. Vernon Soysa Wijeratne


It is with deep regret that note the demise of Dr. Warusahennedige Vernon Soysa Wijeratne. He
passed away peacefully on the 27th of September,...
Forum: DSA Era Group Yesterday, 11:05 AM
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Philip Rayvatha (Ray) Wijewardene

Philip Rayvatha (Ray) Wijewardene

Vidya-Jyothi Dr. Ray Wijewardene was an alumnus of S. Thomas? College, Mount Lavinia and the University of Cambridge where he graduated in three engineering...
Forum: DSA Era Group Yesterday, 11:03 AM
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Nirmala Thilak Perera

Nirmala Thilak Perera, affectionately known as NT, joined S. Thomas?
College, Mt. Lavinia in 1945 and left in 1957. While at school he actively
participated in the extracurricular activities of the...
Forum: DSA Era Group Yesterday, 10:58 AM
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Tissa de Alwis

Tissa de Alwis

Tissa Richard Parakrama, Tissa to all his friends, joined S. Thomas? College, Mount Lavinia in 1946. While in College he actively participated
in many sports. However, most of his...
Forum: Articles by past Teachers Yesterday, 10:52 AM
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The S. Thomas? College Old Boys? Association was inaugurated in 1886

The S. Thomas? College Old Boys? Association was inaugurated in 1886, thirty-five years after the founding of the School, by the Ven. E. F.
Miller, 5th Warden of the School. On 25th November 1886 a...
Forum: Articles by past Teachers Yesterday, 10:20 AM
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The Late Mr. Jan Prins....Secretary to five Wardens

A Requiem for the Mr.Jan Prins was held at the College Chapel on 6.11.1973.
Preacher; Rev. Canon R.S. de Saram.


Ecclesiastes 9 Verse 10- " Whatsoever thy hand findeth to do, do it with thy...
Forum: Articles by past Teachers 02-08-20, 11:35 PM
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Miss L.A.L. Blanchard By R.L.Hayaman

Miss L.A.L. Blanchard

By R.L.Hayaman

Dr.R.L. Hayman was one time Headmaster of S. Tomas' College, Gurutalawa. He was attached to Prep. School from its inception. He was a local manager of this...
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