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HA02582_Young_boys_dressed_as_knights_Coronation_1937.jpg
HA02582 Young boys dressed as knights
HA02583_Decorated_horse-drawn_float_Coronation_1937.jpg
HA02583 Decorated horse-drawn floatHelena Atkinson (Biddy, sister of shop keeper in High Street) is Britannia
Margaret Dale (nee Atkinson) was the rose girl attending Britannia, with the black bag and white shoes
Driver is Maggy Ward, wife of Edmund Ward - the Saddlers
HA02584_Boys_on_cart_Coronation_1937.jpg
HA02584 Boys on cartBoy on right (with white hat, holding on to bar) is Arnold Petch
HA02609_Railway_Track_removal_.jpg
HA02609 Railway Track removal Railway track being removed from cutting between Helmsley and Harome road bridge
HA02666_Sun_Inn_Spout_House.jpg
HA02666 Sun Inn, Spout House
HA02683_Group_surrounding_schoolmaster.jpg
HA02683 Group in fancy dress, surrounding schoolmasterNo idea what's going on here!
HA02684_Group_in_variety_of_costumes.jpg
HA02684 Group in variety of costumes - late 1920'sBack: unknown, Reynard Robinson, unknown, unknown, Cecil Wilson, unknown
Front: Gordon Sunley, unknown, Willie Rivis, Hector Hildrick, ? Finch
Possibly taken behind Hector Hildrick’s shop, Bondgate (currently the Fish and Chip shop)
HA02700_Scout_float.jpg
HA02700 Scout float
HA02702_Bicycle_Boat_float.jpg
HA02702 Bicycle Boat floatKevin Wilson in the boat, wearing beret
HA02714_Duncombe_Park_Cricket_Club_1934.jpg
HA02714 Duncombe Park Cricket Club 1934Back Row: T Cooper (Umpire), Charlie Barton, R Burton, G Peirson, M Barker, G Cussons, R Peirson (Scorer)
Front Row: Len Hale, Harry Nichols, SA Sobey (Capt), Reg Sturdy, G. Smith ?Teddy?, Charlie Cooper (Chicka), Tommy Teasdale (School attendance Officer "Kid catcher", Umpire)
Click here for a selection of old DPCC Fixture Cards...
HA02717_Estate_workers_preparing_for_cricket.jpg
HA02717 Estate workers preparing for cricket
HA02719_Duncombe_FC_1894.jpg
HA02719 Duncombe FC, 1894Top: D Millar (trainer), AT Smailes, A Ward, A Churnside, George Archibold Dewar
Middle: H Atkinson, A Spence (cup holder), R Cowie, Roy Reed (grandson of W Frank), W Frank
Front: R Atkinson, T Cooper, Ted Trenam, S Robinson, A Petler
At full time the score was 2-2; Helmsley beat Kirkbymoorside 4-3 after extra time
Lady Ida Sitwell presented the cup; Sir George Sitwell placed a sovereign in it, and wished the team continued good luck
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