Geddington Stars FC 1892-3 Season

On the reverse, the following in inscribed:

This photo was taken in 1892 by a man from Irthlingboro. it is the Geddington Stars Football team.

From left to right,

[Back row standing]

  1. the first man in ## # Kyle Landlord of the Royal George, now dec:
  2. Bob Dainty:
  3. W Dix known as Billy he used to do haircutting and shaving for the men and boys of Geddington before Ladies hairdressing was in fashion.
  4. G H Patrick, a Parish councillor now and pretty well known.
  5. A Walpole, always known as "Kingy". Now living at Kettering.
2nd row sitting,
  1. W Bishop, dec:
  2. Ted Patrick, bricklayer now of Kettering.
  3. J Ashby, dec:
Front row, 1
  1. Dick Clipstone, a bricklayer too at Geddington
  2. E Crick dec:
  3. J Patrick dec
  4. H Potter now living at Chesterfield I think
  5. W Clipstone, the captain, a plumber and painter.
The house in the background has been pulled down many years now. It was used to make ladders in.

Title Geddington Stars FC 1892-3 Season
Time period 1892
Exhibit type Photograph
Names mentioned Kyle, Bob Dainty, W Dix, G H Patrick, A Walpole, W Bishop, Ted Patrick, J Ashby, Dick Clipstone, E Crick, J Patrick, H Potter, W Clipstone
Date uploaded 28 Oct 2014

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