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16th March - #OnThisDay in Wednesday History

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#Onthisday 150 years ago - Hail the Conquering Wednesday Heroes! It was celebration time for the Wednesday Football Club as the victorious team were presented with their 1st ever trophy - the Comwell Cup at the Theatre Royal (seen next to the Lyceum)

 

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1950

 

Born #onthisday in 1950  former 1970s Wednesday favourite - Eric Potts - 25 goals in 182 games for #swfc 1970-1977. #WAWAW #properkit

 

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1965

 

Died #OnThisDay in 1965 the Wednesday #legend Ellis Rimmer - 140 goals in 418 games for #SWFC, a scorer in every round of the winning FA Cup run in 1935 & accomplished Jazz Pianist !

 

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A few weeks ago the company I work for was asked by Swfc to clean/bring it back to its former glory.i got to work on the Cromwell Cup and got a few pictures.was in good nick for it’s age.

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1 hour ago, s2blue said:

A few weeks ago the company I work for was asked by Swfc to clean/bring it back to its former glory.i got to work on the Cromwell Cup and got a few pictures.was in good nick for it’s age.

 

You can't tell us that any not post them   S2Blue !!  :-)

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7 minutes ago, dunsbyowl said:

 

You can't tell us that any not post them   S2Blue !!  :-)

Used to be able to forge Eric Potts and Prendos autographs. ..

Could do a flawless Paul Weller too 

Used to get 20p a go for it back in the day !!

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1 hour ago, s2blue said:

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1 hour ago, s2blue said:

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That looks fantastic - thank you so much for sharing !

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