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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Sussex East: Peasmarsh Panthers

About the team

1st track was behind the Cock Inn.

2nd track was behind the Horse & Cart on the Park, only 50yds from the Main Road in Peasmarsh.

Team had their first match in September 1949.

Rode in the Sedlescombe League(founded in Sept 1949)1949-1953.

League racing took place on a Wednesday night.

Club Manager: M.V. Paine, Voltage Cottage, Peasmarsh(North of Rye), Sussex.

Club Secretary: W. Brann, Main Street, Peasmarsh.

Start Marshall: Wally Parker.

Club Colours: Silver.

Team disbanded at the end of the 1953 season.

Riders

  • Derek Brann
  • Peter Brann
  • .... Bryant
  • Pete Deal
  • Terry Knight
  • Dick Sellman