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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Hampshire: Portswood Hawks

About the team

Team started racing on a piece of waste ground next to John Abraham's house. 

Track built on land next to Portswood School.

Track had it's own floodlights, allowing evening racing.

This was based on the outskirts of Southampton.

Riders

  • .... Bloggs
  • .... Butt
  • .... Charman
  • .... Coffin
  • .... Edwards
  • .... Fry
  • Freddy Grace
  • .... Hable
  • Ken 'Tiger' Harrison
  • .... Hayes
  • Don Higginbottom
  • .... Lever
  • .... McLean
  • .... Newman
  • .... Parbell
  • .... Sibley
  • .... Stainton