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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Surrey: Walton Swans

About the team

Originally classed as being in Middlesex.

Track was in Sunbury Lane, Walton-on-Thames.

Raced in the Surrey Central League(Western Section) 1948/49, this eventually becoming the Thames Valley League.

Club Secretary: W. Wright, 99 Terrace Road, Walton-on-Thames, Middlesex.

Individual Honours.

1951 Rob Hunt won the Surrey Round of the Mars Individual Championship(County Champion).

1952 Rob Hunt(14) won British Individual Championship at Dukes Meadow, Riverside Drive, Chiswick, runner up Les Perrett(11) Tuddenham, 3rd Gus Garrett(11) Verney, 4th Eric Cleaver(11) Rugby.

1952 Rob Hunt won the Surrey County Individual Championship.

Team Honours.

1951 won the Thames Valley League.

1952 National Senior Team Champions, beating Cheadle Hulme(Cheshire) 53 - 43 at Chiswick, London.

1952 won the Thames Valley League.

Riders

  • W. Atkins
  • Derek Bush
  • Rob Caulder
  • B. Cheshire
  • .... Clark
  • Mike Connell
  • B. Elliss
  • Ted Gee
  • R. Gray
  • Holborn
  • Rob Hunt
  • Chas Kaufman
  • .... Mason
  • .... Morris
  • Harry Muir
  • Stan Read
  • .... Tosko
  • E. Tupper
  • .... Tyley
  • R. Wallace
  • Art Warboys
  • Les Weighell
  • .... Wilkinson
  • Bob Woods
  • John Wright