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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Essex: Tilbury Hammers

About the team

Track was in Old Manor Road, Tilbury.

The original track had loco sheds on one side and pig stys on the other side, but always attracted crowds of at least 200 per meeting, more on special events.

Club Secretary: J.A. Richards, 62 Christchurch Road, Tilbury, Essex.

Club Secretary: Mr W Gill, 67 St Francis Way, Chadwell St Mary, Grays.


  • Alan Baker
  • Alan Bass
  • Bob Beadle
  • Bill Byford
  • Steve Byford
  • Sammy Carter
  • .... Garwood
  • Colin Gibbs
  • Bernard Gill
  • William 'Bill' Gill
  • Derek Gray
  • D. Mansfield
  • Larry Marshall
  • Alan Rayner
  • Jack Richards
  • George Siddens
  • Gerald Spooner
  • Lionel Spooner
  • Bert 'Bluey' Waterson
  • Alan Wood