Home   Lifestyle   Article

Grantham grasstrackers raced at Corby Glen in the 1960s




Memory Lane (11902565)
Memory Lane (11902565)

This photograph captured the thick of the action during a Grantham Grass Track Car Racing Club meeting in the late 1960s, with some proper vintage iron out on track.

Back then, the club used a field out at Corby Glen for its race meetings, by kind permission of Alderman J. Hedley, who also presented the prizes at the end of the day.

The 500-yard racetrack on this particular day was a bit of a mudbath and the meeting was described in the Journal as ‘no afternoon for the fainthearted’.

Grantham club driver Alan Harwood is pictured leading the way.



This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies - Learn More