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by Les1949
Mon Jan 17, 2022 7:28 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 12.15 Captain Christie-Crawfurd
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Vol 12.15 Captain Christie-Crawfurd

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 15 CAPTAIN CHRISTIE CRAWFURD Last Private Owner of the Beveree Estate In a number of articles over the years, I have written about Captain Christie Crawfurd (1859 – 1948), the last owner of the Beveree Estate. However, wi...
by Les1949
Sun Jan 09, 2022 1:21 pm
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Topic: Vol 12.14 Cyril Beeks, Player/Vice-Chairman
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Vol 12.14 Cyril Beeks, Player/Vice-Chairman

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 14 CYRIL BEEKS Player/Vice-Chairman/Life Member The previous article looked at the Blair Cup and included a photo of the team who lost out in the Semi-Final in 1922. One of the members of the team was Cyril Beeks (1900 – ...
by Les1949
Fri Jan 07, 2022 8:31 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: 3 Loan Signings
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3 Loan Signings

Zach Robinson AFC Wimbledon, Striker; Leo Hamblin, Woking, Left Back; Shane Dunne, Woking, Def Midfielder
by Les1949
Fri Jan 07, 2022 4:22 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Club History- Origin of club colours?
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Re: Club History- Origin of club colours?

Great stuff, Tony.
by Les1949
Fri Jan 07, 2022 4:21 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Thomas Foster Knowles- club history
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Re: Thomas Foster Knowles- club history

Excellent research, Tony.
by Les1949
Thu Dec 30, 2021 5:31 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 12.13 The Blair Cup
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Vol 12.13 The Blair Cup

This article was in the postponed Eastbourne Borough game. HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 13 THE BLAIR CUP A Charity Cup Competition between the two World Wars I decided that for this article I would look back to the early days of Hampton FC and, in pa...
by Les1949
Thu Dec 23, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Hampton & Richmond Borough
Topic: Eastbourne game OFF
Replies: 4
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Eastbourne game OFF

Due to a Covid outbreak, Eastbourne Borough are unable to fulfil the fixture on Boxing Day.
by Les1949
Thu Dec 09, 2021 4:03 pm
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Topic: Vol 12.12 G S Marlow/W A Cooke
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Vol 12.12 G S Marlow/W A Cooke

This was in the programme for the recently postponed Braintree game....... HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 12 G S MARLOW and W A COOKE Shadowy Figures from 1921 Continuing my research into names from the earliest days of Hampton FC… Mentioned in Tony’s ...
by Les1949
Sun Dec 05, 2021 12:53 pm
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Topic: Vol 12.11 N D Allbless
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Vol 12.11 N D Allbless

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 11 N D ALLBLESS Club Founder & Vice-President Nowrijee Dadabhoy Allbless was born in India and was educated in Bombay and then at Cambridge University. Called to the Bar, he commenced practice in Bombay before travell...
by Les1949
Sun Nov 14, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: HRBFC History Vol 2
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HRBFC History Vol 2

BTW, Volume 2 of the History of Hampton & Richmond Borough FC (Tony Nash & Les Rance) is now available, £14 from Amazon or from the Club Shop.
by Les1949
Sun Nov 14, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 12.10 The Southern Combination Cup
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Vol 12.10 The Southern Combination Cup

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 10 THE SOUTHERN COMBINATION CUP Most Cup Wins – Beavers! In this centenary season a look back to our successful Southern Combination Cup campaigns. The Southern Combination Challenge Cup Competition (to give it its full n...
by Les1949
Mon Oct 25, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Vol 12.9 Captain Wendon Bush
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Vol 12.9 Captain Wendon Bush

HAMPTON, AROUND AND ABOUT Things you may not know, or didn’t know you knew! No 9 CAPTAIN WENDEN BUSH Original Committee Member Another dip into the early days of Hampton FC, Captain Wenden Bush, 1921/22 Committee Member. So, what do we know about Captain Wenden Ray Bush, he was born in Ealing in 189...