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Marbles

British and World Marbles Championships The World and British Marbles Championships are held at the Greyhound pub, Tinsley Green every Good ...
Slaugham scouts win marbles trophy Further to picture #968 here are a couple of photographs from the same year showing the presentation...
Marbles Championship- Handcross Bulldogs (1 of 7) Teams from Handcross have been competing at the British and World Marbles Championship since 1946 wh...
The Atomic Thumb - Handcross Bulldogs (2 of 7) In 1951 the Reveille newspaper (1940-1979) approached Jim Longhurst of the Handcross Bulldogs marble...
Handcross Bulldogs marbles team 1952 (3 of 7) Members and supporters of the Handcross Bulldogs marbles team gathered in the Parish Hall to have so...
Handcross Bulldogs marbles team (4 of 7) A group of players have been asked to pose for a press photograph at the British Marbles championshi...
Handcross Bulldogs marbles team (5 of 7) From 1952 onwards the established arena in Handcross for practising the art of playing marbles was i...
Arthur Chamberlain - Marbles Champion (6 of 7) A huge crowd turned up at the British Marbles Championship at Tinsley Green on Good Friday 1954 and ...
Handcross Rebels win barrel of beer (7 of 7) The Handcross Bulldogs marbles team changed their name to the Handcross Rebels in the mid-1950s. On...
Scout team at Marbles Championship (1 of 11) The 1st Slaugham Scouts, based in Handcross, decided that an attempt should be made to win the junio...
Scout team at Marbles Championship (2 of 11) The 1st Slaugham Scouts marbles team played their first British and World Championship game on Good ...
Scout team at Marbles Championship (3 of 11) On Good Friday 1952, the British and World Marbles Championships at Tinsley Green attracted many tea...

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