Defunct Speedway Tracks



Odds & Ends Part 2

If you have any odd cards from the following sets, please scan and email them to me John if you want to add to the collections shown. When we get a full set or nearly a full set via the Odds and Ends pages the set will be moved to it's own page.

Sweetule Products LTD
Sports Quiz
[A Series of 25]
Card 19
Speedway Racing

ABC Minors
Sports On Land
Card 2
Speedway Racing
This card credits the USA for inventing speedway and taking the sport to Australia.  I am happy to go along with this.  I believe Americans started dirt tracking in the early years of the 20th century before the Aussies in 1923

Famous Sporting Trophies
Issued By Colgate/Palmolive
In 1979
 World Speedway Championship Trophy

R & J Hill Ltd
[A Series of 50]
Card 2
Billy Lamont

Card 3 Frank Arthur
John says: Billy and Frank appear to be riding American Harley Davidson Peashooters which were the "winning machines" before the British Douglas came along in 1928/1929.

Will's Embassy Cigarettes
British Sporting Personalities
[A Series of 48]
Card 44
Frank Charles

Card 45 Eric Langton

[A Series Of 30]
Card 17
Rider Unknown

Flick Cards
World Of Sport
By Venorlandus Ltd
Our Heroes
[A Series of 48]
Card 8 Peter Collins

Freddie Williams

The following 3 cards were sent by Charles McKay: -
Sports "Queeriosities" 1933
Sail Skaters

Peter Craven
Charles says: my card is the worse ever drawing of Peter Craven.  John says: Yes I agree the artist should have been shot!

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