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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Scotland - Strathclyde: Knightswood Toffs

About the team

Track in Dyke Road, Knightswood.

Raced in the Glasgow & District League.

Raced 1956 - 1960.

Withdrew from the Glasgow League in 1960 due to lack of riders.

In 1961 merged with Craigton Eagles, calling themselves "The Toffs", and racing at Rouken Glen.

Club Secretary: Jimmy Cobain, 11 Elder Street, Glasgow SW1(1960s).

Team Honours.

1957 won the Glasgow League, being unbeaten all season.

1958 K.O. Cup Winners

Riders

  • .... Bond
  • Bob Bray
  • .... Clarke
  • Jimmy Cobain
  • Johnny Gillies
  • Ken Graham
  • .... Grayl
  • Joe Letts
  • Doug Maxwell(capt)
  • Hamish Orr
  • .... Thornton