salford park

#1 by Ricco , Tue Nov 05, 2013 12:45 pm

Hi Guy's do any of you have any photo's of salford park before spaghetti?? also of the Rowing boats that used to be on the Lake? i would love to see those please!

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RE: salford park

#2 by chocks , Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:38 pm

Sadly there seems to be very few photo's of Salford Park around. I don't have any. Lets hope someone else can help!


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RE: salford park

#3 by Ricco , Tue Nov 05, 2013 1:46 pm

Thank's Chocks i only have this one!!

1973 i belive?? love to see more though,

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RE: salford park

#4 by Templer , Tue Nov 05, 2013 5:59 pm

Here you are Ricco, better than a picture.
Hydroplane racing on Salford Park lake 1952, as a youngster i've watched it there myself.

http://www.britishpathe.com/video/birmin...uery/Birmingham


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RE: salford park

#5 by Frothy , Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:20 pm

I have just messaged someone who just might have photos of Salford


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RE: salford park

#6 by Templer , Tue Nov 05, 2013 6:27 pm

Quote: Frothy wrote in post #5
I have just messaged someone who just might have photos of Salford

If it's who I think it is, They've got pictures of everywere else.


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RE: salford park

#7 by Frothy , Wed Nov 06, 2013 6:08 am

Photos of Salford cycle track from a famous friend of mine,Graham Webb who holds the record of the fastest mile around this track.

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RE: salford park

#8 by Ricco , Wed Nov 06, 2013 9:28 am

Nice Video Templer thank's for that really interesting indeed!!!

So how large was salford park back then?? look's huge in them day's!

i herd it was drained in 1968 ish i would of loved to have seen that sight,,

Nice pic's Frothy i hope you can post some more up,

I spent many many happy day's around Salford park as a youth,,

i am so impressed with you guy's your local knowledge is amazing & your photo collection's WOW!!!!

What a fantastic Site, well done all & all,

Ricco,,,,,


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RE: salford park

#9 by Mr T ( deleted ) , Wed Nov 06, 2013 6:40 pm

Heres Graham on wikipedia....http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Graham_Webb Look, I can copy and paste now.

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RE: salford park

#10 by Frothy , Wed Nov 06, 2013 7:14 pm

Nice one Terry, he deserves a star on broad street. I have told him about this site, maybe one day he will join us


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RE: salford park

#11 by Ricco , Thu Nov 07, 2013 12:33 pm

Hi Frothy have you been able to find any photo,s of Salford park please mate?

Many thank,s,

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