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Walton Association Football Club
1933 - 34.

The photograph was taken on the School Field in Lower Town. The building in the background is the Village Hall. Second from the right in the front row, is Tom Hudson, maternal uncle of John Brown, who appears in the picture below..
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Sharlston West Colliery Tug-of-War Team.
Winners of the N.C.A.A.A.* Championships 1939 - 1947.
Back: A. Hinchcliffe, D. Jackson, D. Hopson, R. Booth, E. Lilley, H. Woodward.
Front: D. Bowman, E. Wilkinson, E. Murgatroyd Engine Wright), W.H. Bourne (Manager), M. Wilson (Coach), G. Wrigglesworth, J. Bowman.
(*Northern Counties Amateur Athletics Association)
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Walton AFC 1983-84.
Wakefield & District Division 3, League Cup Winners 1983 - 84.
Back: J. Brown, G. Mills, A. Kirby, M. Jackson, S. Lovel, S. Sesum, J. Sharp, S. Rhodes, C. Hill.
Front: S. Brown, A. Sykes, D. Wilcock, G. Brown, W. Walsworth, N. Blacker.
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A local cricket team.
Back: A. Cox, A. Lunn, D. Oldroyd, A. Cooper, B. Teal, A. Booth, E. Sykes.
Front: B. Openshaw, D. Ramsbottam, E. Allott, F. Turtle, M. Marshall, B. Penney.
Presumably representing Walton in a local league at some unknown date - if you have more information, please let me know, click here.
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A.F.C. Walton 1968 - 1971
1st Team
Winners Div. 3 1968, Div. 2 1969,
Challenge Cup 1971.
Back: B. Bates, A. Knowles, K. Whiteley, M. Whiteley, A. Oldroyd, B. Smallwood, M. Rae, P. Wright (manager).
Front: J. Beevers, B. Young, N. Sykes (capt.), S. Clark, J. Wilbond.

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A.F.C. Walton 1968 - 1971
Winners Div. 3 1968, Div. 2 1969,
Challenge Cup 1971.
Back: N. Oldroyd, A. Knowles, J. Brown, G. Hall, P. Oldroyd, I. Ingram, B. Crossland, G. Woodcock, I. Lawton. Front: E. Sykes, D. Hudson, C. Scollan, J. Horsfall, M. Rae.

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