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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Dorset: Newtown Eagles

About the team

Track was on the Mannings Heath.

Track was in Ringwood Road, Newtown.

Club started by Eric Chaney, who went on to become a top Scrambles Rider.

Club Secretary: N.D. Corbin, 37 Cynthia Road, Parkstone.

Team Manager: Danny Miller.

Racing in the 1950s.

Speedway Riders.

Brian Crutcher rode for Poole.


  • Eric Chaney
  • Brian Crutcher
  • Charlie Dunsford
  • Jim Gale
  • Merv 'The Swerve' Hannan
  • T. Hannan
  • Roy Howells
  • Peter Trent