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Jockey Scales
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Item #: 29380
Here they are Bob Rudd's iconic Jockey Scales. How many people have sat on these?
Thanks to Trevor Smith for the photograph.

Comment by: Alan H on 25th May 2017 at 18:43

I've sat on these scales a few times.

Comment by: Maureen on 25th May 2017 at 18:52

My Mam loved sitting on those scales,I never thought I'd see them again but here they are....memories...thank you Ron.

Comment by: irene roberts on 25th May 2017 at 19:50

I remember being weighed on those as a little girl.

Comment by: Ken on 25th May 2017 at 20:11

My Mother wouldn't go on these. She would say " He's not going shout my weight out so everybody knows"

Comment by: Roy on 26th May 2017 at 00:24

Bob Rudd was my mothers dancing partner.

Comment by: geoff on 26th May 2017 at 00:34

He never shouted your weight,just gave you a ticket with your weight printed on it.

Comment by: chris on 24th June 2017 at 09:43

where are the scales now?? thanks :-)

Comment by: Admin on 24th June 2017 at 12:05

They are in the History shop. A few weeks ago they were on display on the ground floor.

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