The Empire Speedway Pamphlet


National Motor Museum, Australia

National Motor Museum, Australia
Birdwood, Australia

Cover page. West Ham Speedway Official Programme, meeting No. 8, season 1936, West Ham v Wimbledon.

Cover shows a woman in West ham uniform selling programs.

The programme includes commentary on competitions, information on future speedway meetings, cartoons and advertisements. The results of the speedway competition have been handwritten in pencil on pages 10-12.


  • Title: The Empire Speedway Pamphlet
  • Date Created: 1907-01-01/1907-12-31
  • Location: Birdwood, South Australia
  • Provenance: Programme made for the Westham Speedway in June 1936. Located near the Westham Stadium in London, the speedway used to hold regular events for motorcycle riders with exhibitions and competitions.
  • Subject Keywords: Sport, motor racing
  • Rights: Out of copyriight, Public Domain

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