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|Records show that speedway racing took place in the Crewe area of Cheshire as early as 1929. At this time Open racing took place and it is known a meeting was held on 22nd August 1930. There was then a long period when little recorded racing took place. However, the British Rail Sports ground witnessed racing again in the late 1960's.|
|From 1969 to79 the team took part in British and National League fixtures.|
|The team did have their successes becoming
League Champions in 1972 and achieving the Double by winning the Knockout Cup in the same
|At various times in their history the team were known as the Locos and the Kings.|
|This section gives a comprehensive picture of
the badges produced for the team throughout the ages, but only provides the briefest of
glimpses of its history. For those wishing to read more widely we recommend a visit to
Complete History of the British
by Peter Oakes ISBN-10: 0948882077
|To view a complete collection of badges choose the relevant link below:|
More detailed information is available from "Homes of British Speedway' by Robert Bamford & John Jarvis
A further great source of information is provided on John Skinner's excellent website on Defunct Speedway tracks, with a link given below.
For all Speedway enthusiasts, John Somerville’s website should always be your first port of call:-https://www.skidmarks1928.com/v/photos/john-somerville-collection