|||"Bus Vale" Rugby League Football Club, 1913 to 1914 Winners (Buslingthorpe) (4 comments)
Image shows the players and members of "Bus Vale" (Buslingthorpe) Rugby League Football Club as they proudly pose with their winning trophies and shield. They are pictured in front of what was then the premises of Wine & Spirit Retailer, Isaac Taylor, of number 240 Meanwood Road, located between the junctions of Firnley Street and Buslingthorpe Green. This was known as the Junction Hotel. In the 1920s "Bus Vale" Rugby League Football Club transferred to their new home ground, the former site of Rowley's quarry which closed in 1916 and was subsequently filled-in. On the right, with dark hair parted down the centre and crouched on one knee, is John Charles Hill who was born in 1890. He worked as a currier at one of the local tanneries (possibly Buslingthorpe Tannery - Broadhead & Conyers). Any more information regarding the history of the team and identification of anyone in the picture is welcomed.
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|||Aerial View of Headingley Cricket and Rugby Grounds (Headingley) (8 comments)
|24th August 1947
Headingley Cricket Ground is in the centre with the oblong Rugby Ground below it. Kirkstall Lane runs above the cricket pitch, St Michaels Lane is below, passing the Rugby Ground.
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|||Blenheim First XIII, Blenheim County Secondary School (Woodhouse) (2 comments)
Image shows the Blenheim First XIII team of Blenheim County Secondary School. On the back row, from left to right, are D. Lambert, M. Appleyard, K. Jones, P. Smith (captain), K. Evetts, G. Jones and D. Furness. On the front row, from left to right, are N. Whitaker, J. Armitage, L. Brown,
B. Wilson, M. Wilks and G. Marwood. The team retained both the Sheldon Shield and the Wilson Trophy for a second year. They got to the final of the Yorkshire and Leeds-Hunslet cups but lost to Hunslet St. Josephs at Parkside.
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|||Broad Lane School, Rugby Team (Bramley)
View shows the Bramley Broad Lane School Rugby Team of 1951-52 proudly displaying a trophy they have won. Photograph coutesy of Bernard Brockhouse.
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|||Buslingthorpe Vale Rugby Club, team photograph (Buslingthorpe) (2 comments)
Team photograph of the Buslingthorpe Vale Rugby League Club. The date is unknown but a cup displayed at the front shows that they have had a successful season. The team's ground was situated by the junction of Meanwood Road with Grove Lane.
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