Sports : Folder 1

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Sports : Folder 1


Folder containing items relating to Sports

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Collection Items

Mellor Cricket & Sports Club : Souvenir Sports Card : 1956
Original Mellor Cricket & Sports Club Souvenir Score Card on the occasion of the opening of the Cricket Ground on Saturday 2lst April 1956. Presidents X1 v Mellor

Mellor Cricket & Sports Club : Grand Concert : 1953
Photocopy of Mellor Cricket & Sports Club Grand Concert on the opening of the Clubhouse on Wednesday 25th February 1953 at 8pm.
Details of history of club and forthcoming events in the club house.

Mellor Cricket Club : Midsummer Magic : 1993
Original Programme for Mellor Cricket Club's "Weekend of Midsummer Magic" from 25th June to 27th June 1993 . Foreword by Club President Keith Harrison and listing of programme of event with local business advertisements.

Material on Marple & Mellor Lacrosse Clubs.
Material on Marple & Mellor Lacrosse Teams :

a. Ring bound photocopy of Booklet "Mellor Lacrosse Club 1925 - 1975" with forward from J M Towle, Club President with history of the club from formation, achievements and photographs.

b. …

Lacrosse  Teams : 1920/21 and 1928/29
Original black and white photograph of Mellor Lacrosse team from 1928/29 after winning 3rd Division. Donated by Tom Oldham who is second from the right on the back row, with his Uncle Hugh sitting in the centre of front row.Copy of photograph of…

Marple & Mellor & Townscliffe Golf Clubs
Material relating to Golf Clubs in the Marple & Mellor area:
a. Mellor & Townscliffe advertisement flyers with membership and social membership details.
b. Black and white leaflet giving information on location and facilities. M & T
c. Undated…

Marple Swimming Baths : Opening Ceremony : 1931
Two original Invitation Cards for the open ceremony of the Public Swimming Baths on Stockport Road Marple, Saturday 16th My 1931.
Original copy of the Programme of the Swimming Gala.

Mellor Tennis Club Flyers
Flyers promoting Mellor Tennis Club Events :
Free Open Day : 2009
Brass on the Grass "Brassamatazz" 20th June

Foundation Plaque at Marple Swimming Bath : 1931
Photocopy of photograph of Plaque at Marple Swimming Baths.
Inscription reads : This swimming bath was built and presented to the people of Marple in loving memory of Andrew Macnair. Spring 1931.
Architect J.B.Massey

Brochure : Plans for Mellor Sports Club : 2001
Original brochure for Mellor Sports Club Proposed Development of New Clubhouse drawings of front elevation and floor plan and proposed demolition of existing building and plans for two storey building.
To begin Autumn 2001.

Flyers for Sports Club Events
Flyers for events at Sports Clubs :
Mellor Tennis Club : Jubilee Celebration of Brass & Pomp 2012
Cricket Club Celebrity Comedy Evening : Undated
Mellor Tennis Club : Brass on the Grass : Undated

Miscellaneous Sporting Flyers
Miscellaneous flyers from various local sporting groups :
Kettlercise Fitness : unknown date
Shotokan Karate : Marple & Mellor Karate Club : date unknown
Spring Gardens Bowling Club : date unknown

Mellor Tennis Club Flyers
Flyers for events at Mellor Tennis Club, Longhurst Lane :
A4 Flyer giving information and facilities details for 2000 membership fees.
A4 Flyer for Summer Celebration of Brass and Pomp with the Greater Manchester Police Bank date unknown.

Marple Swimming Club Flyers
Two flyers for Marple Swimming Club :
75th Anniversary Celebration request for information on clubs history. 2007
Marple Swimming Club advertisement with details of prices and staff qualifications.

Booklet  : Marple & District Sport & Leisure Guide 1986
Booklet : Marple & District Sport & Leisure Guide with message from Mayor of Stockport John Howe, giving information of local clubs and activities. 1986

Photographs from Marple Liberal Club Winners Shields
Six photographs of Winners shields from Marple Liberal Club for Crib, darts and Centenary Shield

Newspaper Cuttings relating to Local Sporting Clubs, Events & Buildings from 1931
Miscellaneous newspaper cuttings from several publications relating to local sporting events and buildings dating from 1908 including: 1931 a. Opening Ceremony of Marple Public Swimming Baths report and photograph on card.

Large selection of…

Photograph  of Cricket Bat : Presented to T Thornley : Brabins Cricket Club : 1876
Photographs of a cricket bat with engraved shield stating it was presented to T Thornley by the Brabins Cricket Club for highest average in 1876.
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