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From the Archives - Opening of the New Ground Part 1!

3 months ago By Mark Sampson

We now move on to a series of unseen photographs from the opening of the new ground on Thrumpton Park.

From a series of unseen photographs from the old ground at Twentylands down the other end of the village we now move on to a series of unseen photographs from the opening of the new ground on Thrumpton Park.

From 16th June 1968 comes another black and white team photograph shot from another angle.

(Back row) JD Church, A Pepper (umpire), J Sewell, A Brooks, R McFarlane, R Priestley, W Pepper, T Johnson, C Powdrill, J Smith, A Shaw, NW Shaw

(Front row) Miss S Butler (scorer), D Smith, Rear Admiral Sherbrooke VC, Hon. G Seymour (President), R Pick, A Butler, GC Shaw (captain)

Updated 13:52 - 3 Jan 2018 by Mark Sampson

Where next?

From the Archives - Opening of the New Ground Part 2! The 2nd photograph from the opening of the ground in 1968 comes with the opening speech from Rear Admiral Robert St Vincent Sherbrooke VC, CB,DSO,DL
From the Archives - A game played at Twentylands The last of a series of black and white photographs from the old ground at Twentylands comes from an actual game played at the ground.

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