An Interesting collecting of gold medals, silver trophies, cups and ephemera relating to the motorsport career of V.G. Wallsgrove

Summary

  • Type 
    Automobilia
  • Lot number 
    204
  • Location

Description

An Interesting collecting of gold medals, silver trophies, cups and ephemera relating to the motorsport career of V.G. Wallsgrove, comprising nineteen gold medals dating from 1922 to 1927 which include the 1922 London to Holyhead Ealing & District Motor Cycling Club long distance trial; the 1924 Liverpool Motor Club 24 hour trial; the 1925 class 5 Coventry & Warwickshire Motor Club Open Centre Trail and others; twelve silver medals dating from 1922 to 1924 which include the 1922 Skegness Motor Races with pictorial enamel centre; a guard chain with three 1923 Saffron Walden Hill Climb medals attached; the 1924 Liverpool Motor Club Sand Races and others; fourteen silver trophies of various sizes dating from 1923 to 1926, including a 1923 Junior Car Club Dean Hill Climb trophy; a 1924 The Motor Cycling Club Lands End – John o'Groats Car trophy; a larger 1925 Skegness Motor races 1500 c.c. Car Class first trophy and others; two Vesta cases; three spoons, one plated the rest silver and other medals, trophies and badges relating to the sporting achievements of V.C. Wallsgrove together with a collection of ephemera including 1924 & 1925 Edinburgh & District Motor Club Scottish Six Day Trial Official Report, the 1969 Riley Coventry Rally programme, signed Car Club Dinner menus, newspaper cuttings and photographs and others.
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