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Bishop Auckland, Leeholme School football team

From left, back row: Potts, Kirk, Barlow, Thompson, Hodges, Best, Flint. Middle row: Gomersall, Mr. Ben Potts (teacher in charge of team), Wilson (captain), Mr. George Prescott (headmaster), Leighton. Front row: Stavely, Sanderson, Land, Catterson. Winners of Wear Valley Shield, premier schools competition and probably the only one at that time. Wilson and Leighton also played for Bishop Auckland and Leighton for Durham County Boys.

People:
Barlow
Best
Catterson
Flint
Gomersall
Hodges
Kirk
Land
Leighton
Potts
Potts, Ben
Prescott, George
Sanderson
Staveley
Thompson
Wilson
Date:
1930
Period:
1926 - 1950
Place:
Bishop Auckland
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Item Type:
photograph
Donor:
Prescott, Dr. D T
Artist:
unknown
Collection:
Flashback
Reference:
DR04363

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