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A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 5, Hendon, Kingsbury, Great Stanmore, Little Stanmore, Edmonton Enfield, Monken Hadley, South Mimms, Tottenham
to leave the district. 84 Greyhound racing, said to be taking place at Hill ... and its association with horsedealers 83 made it an ideal place for horse-racing. Kingsbury races,...
A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 4
excellent fishing. Besides providing first-rate ground for racing and coursing ... the Great Bustard was ever hunted on the Plain with greyhounds is not certain.
A History of the County of Chester: Volume 5 Part 2, the City of Chester: Culture, Buildings, Institutions
There was a fives court at the castle in the later 1850s. 146 Greyhound Racing A track ... 1 The Roodee was the setting not only for horse racing, 2 but also for bowls, ... fighting (the latter...
A History of the County of Oxford: Volume 2
of Whitecross Green Wood, which covert they threaded and then raced back to Arncot ... scent. Racing over the meadows below Broadwell the fox skirted Crawthorne ... his first greyhound in 1854....
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 10, Hackney
in 1984. 25 Greyhound racing, with a new type of electric hare, began ... in 1953. Greyhound racing was reintroduced after closure during the war, ... Sports included horse...
A History of the County of Sussex: Volume 6 Part 3, Bramber Rape (North-Eastern Part) Including Crawley New Town
which he saw greyhound racing as typical, was a result of poor housing,
A History of the County of Cambridge and the Isle of Ely: Volume 10, Cheveley, Flendish, Staine and Staploe Hundreds (North-Eastern Cambridgeshire)
An early occupant was probably Col. George Leigh, a racing man and intimate ... 86 closed after 1937. Of two others the Greyhound, rebuilt in 1913,
A History of the County of Essex: Volume 5
in the borough. 28 Another new form of mass entertainment was greyhound racing ... facilities, had a greyhound track by 1930 30 and another was built at Walthamstow. 31 Speedway racing...
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 4, Harmondsworth, Hayes, Norwood With Southall, Hillingdon With Uxbridge, Ickenham, Northolt, Perivale, Ruislip, Edgware, Harrow With Pinner
racing, see greyhound-racing; horse-racing; pony-racing radiators, Rading, ... Bp. of Worcester, pony-racing, Pool, David, Eliz., Miles, Pooley, John,
A History of the County of Middlesex: Volume 7, Acton, Chiswick, Ealing and Brentford, West Twyford, Willesden
golf; greyhound racing; gymnastics; horse racing; hunting; motor racing ... Moslems, motor ind., motor racing, Moulder, -, wid., Moullin, T. W., Mower, ... Fair...