SP Case.JPG (5768 bytes) DARVEL SPEEDWAY

This site is not an official website for the track shown here and is neither approved or endorsed by the speedway team.

SP Farndon.JPG (17647 bytes)
The track at Darvel was privately owned by Aister Craig and was situated in Roundshaw in Ayrshire.
SP Kilmister.JPG (22032 bytes) SP Byers.JPG (21937 bytes)
Dar81.JPG (41148 bytes) The track was used as a training establishment for the 5 year period from 1980 to 1985. Dar82.JPG (24605 bytes)
SP Dallison.JPG (24606 bytes) The team trained to enable them to enter one of the Scottish Junior Leagues.

 

SP D Case.JPG (24416 bytes)
Dar83.JPG (24112 bytes) The track ceased to be used as a training ground in 1985. Dar84.JPG (16862 bytes)
SP Key.JPG (26705 bytes) 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

http://astore.amazon.co.uk/wwwgreyhoundd-21   especially

Complete History of the British League: Speedway

by Peter Oakes  ISBN-10: 0948882077

SP Milne.JPG (23608 bytes)
Dar85.JPG (17135 bytes) To view a complete collection of badges choose the relevant link below:

1981-85

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More detailed information is available from "Homes of British Speedway' by Robert Bamford & John Jarvis

If you have rare Darvel badges or artefacts for sale then email johnslusar@fsmail.net orjocksomerville@gmail.com