The Archive

The Archive

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The Next Stage

The original project is now drawing to a close. However, there are various extensions which we are investigating. The way forward will require a new team to guide it. If you would like to be involved in any way, please Contact Us.

Oral Archive

The Archive consists of 3 sections: Oral, Visual, & Written.

Each section has its own title page where you will be able to browse the items available. A search facility [bottom of the yellow section on the left] has been included for your convenience.

The Oral Section consists of recordings of people sharing their memories about the club.

Lindley Junior School Choir singing "Hurrah For The Claret And Gold"
Fartown legend Tony Johnson on his rugby career Eorl Crabtree talks about Harold Wagstaff
Diane Calverley talks about being a Rugby Wife Brian Sanderson talking about, er, Leeds???
David Gronow recollects his earlier generations' rugby Graeme Sykes' early memories Ian Van Bellen explains his surname Jeff Slevin reminiscing about his father, Ted
Leo Booth and that 1962 Cup Final victory Sadie Booth and her day out at Wembley, 1962 Ken Davy, guiding the Giants Jennifer Davy, who persuaded Ken
Nancy Beaumont and ladies at Fartown Maurice Oldroyd meets the Queen Graeme Buckley on being Big G David Faiumu - does he mention that swerve?
Keith Burhouse, a saviour of Fartown Seth, Ken Senior, our 60's GB winger
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