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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

London South East: Cardinal Monarchs

About the team.

1st track was in Cardinal Bourne Street SE1, a second world war bomb site, quite close to Tower Bridge..

2nd track was near junction of Old Kent Road & New Kent Road SE16.

Club Secretary: T. Ryan, 88 Railway Grove, New Cross, SE14.

Cardinals changed their name to Blackheath Aces, and raced on L.C.C track on Blackheath Common.

Raced in the South East London League 1950 +.

Riders

  • T. Burbridge
  • Ron Castle
  • Collins
  • Arthur Davies
  • Colin "Joe" Goody
  • Pete Jarman
  • Sammy Kane
  • V. Shelford
  • Sutton
  • Percy Turner
  • F. Wooster