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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Sussex East: Staplecross Swifts

About the team

Team formed during 1949.

Track was in The Brickyard Field, Staplecross.

Club Manager: L.R. Godden, 5 Council Cottages, Staplecross, Nr Robertsbridge, Sussex.

Mr G. Paine of "Sidegates", Northiam was the Chairman of the Seddlescombe & District League.

Club Secretary: Miss H. Soane, "Sidegates", Northiam.

Raced in the Sedlescombe League(founded in Sept 1949) 1949-1951, withdrew from this prior to the 1952 season.

League racing took place on a Tuesday night.

Test Match result held at Staplecross on the 6th July 1950.

Sedlescombe League 46 - Scotland 59.


  • .... Allen
  • .... Fifield