What become of the boy and the train?

Terence Golding at Southsea model railway about 1952
Terence Golding at Southsea model railway about 1952
HMS Nelson entering Portsmouth Harbour before 1936. The tram gives us the date clue.

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Funny how things turn out isn’t it?

You look at countless old pictures featuring children and wonder what became of them.

So, the little lad wearing the hat at Southsea Model Railway?

Chris Golding, the vice-chairman of Portsmouth Area Talking News, knows exactly what happened to him.

For it is his cousin, Terence Golding, who has recently retired as a Foreign Office diplomat and now lives in Kent. The picture was taken about 1952.