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thomas Linacre rugby league team 1957
thomas Linacre rugby league team 1957
Photo: geoff cunliffe
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Item #: 15198
1957 Rugby League team.

Back Row x x Winnard x Costello Wilding

Front Row Doug Brown,Talbot, Jack Hughes, Taylor, x Halsall.
Photo belongs to Jack Hughes.

Comment by: Nobby Naylor on 9th July 2010 at 16:30

According to Lythgoe they didnt have an RL team.

Comment by: Jimmy on 9th July 2010 at 17:15

If that's a RL team their 2 players short.

Comment by: Graham (Doug) Webb on 16th July 2010 at 17:26

That's me, 1st on front row,the name is Doug Webb not Doug Brown.Remember Jack Hughes very well, stand off with blistering pace. Jimmy mate a rugby league team only has 13 players.

Comment by: geoff cunliffe on 17th July 2010 at 16:16

Sorry Doug,Jack Hughes provided the names.

Comment by: Jimmy on 19th August 2010 at 17:30

Sorry Graham, I didn't realize the two out of kit were players. I thought they were coaches.

Comment by: Robert 1 on 24th August 2010 at 22:17

Back row,Ralph Herbert, Dave Brown
Front row, Bob Whittle

Comment by: Robert 1 on 25th August 2010 at 19:50

Sorry, John Brown not Dave. Team manager was the maths teacherMr McAvoy

Comment by: john lythgoe on 3rd September 2010 at 22:41

nobby lad glad to see yo are still around. We still have an old farts meeting in wiggin from time to time. I think we started at Linacre in 1957, I think you may have been a year earlier,but we are all agreed that there was no rugby team in 1957

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