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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Ireland: Penrose Flyers

About the team

Track was at Stella Gardens, Ringsend, Dublin.

Team named after Penrose Street, where most of the founding members lived.

1952 Season Results.

April 24th        Dublin Eagles(home)            won 53 - 31.

May 1st          Sackville Saints(home)          lost 40 - 44.

May 10th        Whitehall Pirates(away)         lost 50 - 34.

May 19th        Drumcondra Dukes(away)     won 33 - 49.

May 24th        Croydon Rockets(away)        won 38 - 46.

May 28th        Shelbourne Tigers A(away)   lost 55 - 29.

June 7th         Shelbourne Tigers B(away)   won 31 - 53.

June 12th       Shelbourne Tigers B(home)   won 68 - 15.

June 26th       Croydon Rockets(home)        won 44 - 39.

July 3rd          Whitehall Pirates(home)         won 48 - 38.

July 10th        Shelbourne Tigers A(home)    won 42 - 41.

July 17th        Drumcondra Dukes(home)      Match Cancelled.

August 18th   Sackville Saints(away)           drew 42 - 42.

August 22nd  Dublin Eagles(away)               No result available.

Sept 12th       Phobsboro Aces(away)            won 43 - 41.

October 11th  Phibsboro Aces(home)            won 49.5 - 33.5.

Riders


  • David Barr
  • Larry Byrne
  • Con Clusky
  • Colin Dowdall
  • Paddy Hunt
  • Joseph Keegan
  • Oliver Newman
  • Jim O'Brien
  • Joseph O'Brien
  • Jack Parker(capt)