In the 70s and 80s the Forestry School used to have “Pewter Nights”, at which Foresters were “initiated”. This basically involved skulling pewters until you were sick. 

The following photos are of Burton Hall Foresters, 12 August 1981.

 

Graham Kininmonth, Pewter Night 1981

Graham Kininmonth, Pewter Night 1981

Chris Dahlenburg with tally board (or "bark chart") in the background, Pewter Night 1981

Chris Dahlenburg with tally board (or “bark chart”) in the background, Pewter Night 1981

Chris Dahlenburg, Pewter Night 1981 5

Chris Dahlenburg, Pewter Night 1981 5

Ian Knobel, Pewter Night 1981

Ian Knobel, Pewter Night 1981

Nic Carmody, Pewter Night 1981

Nic Carmody, Pewter Night 1981

 

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