grdA Leeds Motor Club 1926 – an important photograph album,
Lot 84
Leeds Motor Club 1926 – an important photograph album,
Sold for £747 (US$ 1,256) inc. premium
Lot Details
Leeds Motor Club 1926 – an important photograph album,
containing approximately 77 mainly motorcycle photographs recording events at Post Hill, Leeds, and featuring notable riders such as Langton, Walker, A Moore, Edith Foley, Milner, etc. - worthy of careful inspection.

Footnotes

  • In 1925 the Leeds Motor Club were looking for land on which to run speed events, the hill was discovered by Mr Fred Langton and purchased for the club by the Yorkshire Evening Post, in honour of this the hill was christened Post Hill. On the 24th July 1926 the hill was formally opened and a crowd of 10,000 watched the days events.
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