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The Speed Men

April 1929

Mexborough and Swinton Times, April 19, 1929

The Speed Men

Below: a view of the new dirt track at Wombwell, opened by the Darfield “L Motor Cycle Club last Sunday, when there was an attendance of 7,000.

Above: some of the competitors. In this picture are three well known dirt track riders, J. Redfearn, of Wakefield (left), E. Davies, of Darfield (centre), and George Wigfield, of Goldthorpe (right), who has won fame on the Sheffield and Nottingham tracks, and who at this meeting set up a track record by covering the four laps in 1 minute, 45 2/5 seconds.