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1950 Brighton to Glasgow

Credit: pages of a programme for sale on eBay and press cuttings

BrightonGlasgow1950P01wHere is some new-to-the-web information about the 1950 precursor to the Tour of Britain - the Brighton to Glasgow stage race.  With so many gaps any contributions of original material will be most welcome.

Race Summary

Stage

Date

Route

1st

Time

2nd

3rd

1

6-Aug-1950

Brighton - London

David Bedwell

2:46:10

Clive Parker

Marcel Mouchette

2

7-Aug-1950

London - Weston-Super-Mare

George Lander

6:47:09

Ian Greenfield

Alec Hendry

3

8-Aug-1950

Weston-Super-Mare - Wolverhampton

George Lander

5:11:39

4

9-Aug-1950

Wolverhampton - Nottingham TT (83 miles)

George Lander

3:17:06

Les Scales at 3:41

5

10-Aug-1950

Nottingham - Bradford

Ronald Loveday

4:59:33

6

11-Aug-1950

Bradford - Newcastle upon Tyne

Ken Russell

5:16:58

7

12-Aug-1950

Newcastle upon Tyne - Glasgow

John Kennedy

6:49:56

G Simpson

Final General Classification

Pos.

Rider

Time

1

George Lander

1268 km in 35:21:06

2

Ken Russell

at 11:55

3

Edmund Pierre

at 15:38

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David Maxwell

 

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