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Sussex East: Ticehurst Terriors

About the team

Track was on the recreation ground.

Track Length: 100 yards.

Team Colours: Green with Black Terrier.

Club Manager: J. Pritchard, The Square, Ticehurst Wells(East of Wadhurst), Sussex.

Club Secretary: J.E. Pritchard, Post Office, Ticehurst.

Raced in the Sedlescombe League 1951-1953.

League racing took place on a Tuesday night.

Team disbanded at the end of the 1953 season.

Individual Honours.

1952 Michael Anscombe won the Sedlescombe League Individual Championship with 14 points, runner-up was Arthur Puxty(Battle) with 12 points, and 3rd was Brian Gutsell(Rye) with 12 points(these two positions decided after a run-off). The meeting took place at Ticehurst on the 7th of July.

Riders

  • Michael Anscombe
  • Ron Pilbeam