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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

London North: ARSENAL ACES

About the team.

Track was on waste land on Wood Green Common, North London N.22, outside Barratt's Sweet Factory.

Raced in the East London League Div 2 1950.

Raced in the East London League Div 3 1951.

Raced in the County of London League in 1952.

Assistant Club Manager: Sid Wickham, 47 Lightfoot Road, Crouch End N8(1950).

Club Manager: Mr George Cort(1950).

Club Secretary: W. Davison, 9 Durham Road, Holloway N7.

Team Manager: Mr Robinson.

Speedway Riders.

Tommy Sweetman rode for California - Rye House - Wimbledon - Exeter - Wolverhampton - Hackney - New Cross - Aldershot - Southern Rovers - Rayleigh - Norwich - Oxford - Chiswick - Coventry and Swindon.

Riders

  • Bill Allen
  • A. Anderson
  • H. Anderson
  • John Bates
  • Wally Benham
  • Bill Bradley
  • Roy Brown
  • Pete Chapman
  • Danny Cheveralls
  • P. Collyer
  • Vic Cowell
  • Bill Davidson
  • Clive Deal
  • Dusty Dolan
  • Fred Gee
  • Ron Hoskins
  • Mick Jeffery
  • Brian Jones
  • Ernie Lamacq
  • Stuart Martin
  • Terry Millgate
  • Toni Millgate
  • W "Pudding" Perrin
  • D. Pestallie
  • Jim Preddy
  • George Robinson
  • Butch Selway
  • Del Shin
  • Charlie Simms
  • Archie Soanes
  • Roy Stevenson
  • Tommy Sweetman(capt)
  • Les Thorne
  • ..... Tyson
  • B. Walls
  • P. White
  • Vic White
  • Charlie Wylie