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William Pike’s Painting Exhibition

 

ID Number – 1429

Image No – 015

Subject – Painting Exhibition

Date – 1955

Donor – PikeJohn

Street – Percy Street

Location – Even Swindon Working Mens Club Percy Street

Group Activity – Exhibitions

Pub/Club – Even Swindon Working Mens Club

Rodbourne Rockets, British Legion Fete Match

Group Photo Info – Back row L/R ?, ? (West End Tigers), ? (West End Tigers), M. Puffitt (West End Tigers), Brian Cosway (Rodbourne Rockets), Barrie Telling (Rodbourne Rockets), K. Jackson (West End Tigers), R. Blunsden (West End Tigers).

3rd row L/R G. Johns (West end Tigers), Alan Kennett (Rodbourne Rockets)

2nd row L/R Mick Fisher (Rodbourne Rockets), Dave Jones (Rodbourne Rockets), Ron Skeats (Rodbourne Rockets), Herbie Spur (Rodbourne Rockets), Mick Webb (Rodbourne Rockets)

Front row  B. Cowley (Rodbourne Rockets’ mascot)

ID Number – 123.38

Image No – img044

Subject – British Legion Fete Match

Date – 1950

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Outside Rodbourne

Location – ?

Rodbourne Rockets, match at Wootton Bassett

ID Number – 123.39

Image No – img045

Subject – Trophy Presentation

Date – 1950

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Outside Rodbourne

Location – Wootton Bassett Football Club

Rodbourne Rockets, match with Bedwyn Swifts

ID Number – 123.37

Image No – img043

Subject – Match with Bedwyn Swifts

Date – circa 1952

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Outside Rodbourne

Location – Woodborough near Great Bedwyn

Additional Info – The Rodbourne Rockets rider racing Barbara Kent was Mick Fisher.

ID Number – 123.35

Image No – img041a

Subject – Rodbourne Rockets vs Purton Panthers Report

Date – ?

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – ?

Location – Red House, Purton

Rodbourne Rockets, News Chronicle Cycle Speedway Championship 2nd Round Results

ID Number – 123.34

Image No – img041

Subject – Match Report

Date – ?

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Morris Street

Location – Brown’s Field

Rodbourne Rockets, Cycle Speedway Cup Winners

ID Number – 123.32

Image No – img039

Subject – Speedway Cup Winners Report

Date – ?

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Morris Street

Location – Brown’s Field

Rodbourne Rockets beat Purton Panthers

ID Number – 123.31

Image No – img038a

Subject – Rodbourne Rockets vs Purton Panthers match report

Date – ?

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Morris Street

Location – Brown’s Field

Rodbourne Rockets, Cycle Speedway National Champoinships

Group Photo Info: L/R Back Row: B. Spurr, Stan Holmes (Secretary), Mick Fisher, Fred Garrard, Barrie Telling, Alan Kennett, Dennis Cowley

Front Row, L/R: D. Cowley, Herbie Spurr, Dave Poole, Mick Webb

ID Number – 123.30

Image No – img038

Subject – Rodbourne Rockets Team photo

Date – ?

Donor – TellingBarrie

Street – Outside Rodbourne

Location – Kingsdown

Ken Sturmey’s Funeral Notice

ID Number – 1467

Image No – img1783

Subject – Ken Sturmey’s Funeral Notice

Date – 1994

Donor – AllenSandra

Street – Summers Street

Location – St Augustine’s Church

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