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Old 25th November 2012, 01:16 PM
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Originally Posted by lenny
Britton was one of my all time favourite racers, this thread is an excellent idea, albeit some might think morbid but its not, sitting here thinking of past racers and duels watched on the road and wow some of the racers ive watched would bring a tear to any mans eyes.

For some of the lads this site has a list of racers past. if you scroll down you will actually be suprised at how many names you have forgotten and when you see it you will go my god i remember him so if ya have time lads check out this link, scroll down to near the end.

http://www.ozegaybar.com/gpwin/documents/24.html
Great list, but v.sad. Unfortunately, I never got to see the likes of Britton or Finnegan race - they looked like class acts.

Mark Buckley
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Lee Vernon
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Old 25th November 2012, 03:48 PM
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Old 25th November 2012, 04:36 PM
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Can't forget himself #3

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and of course martin #45

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Old 25th November 2012, 04:37 PM
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Originally Posted by Spanky
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Old 25th November 2012, 05:09 PM
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Old 25th November 2012, 05:41 PM
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and of course martin #45

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Probably the best roadracing photo - ever...
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Old 25th November 2012, 06:05 PM
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Robert Dunlop

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Sam McClements

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Excellent thread, great shots. That one of Dunlop,s a cracker.
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Old 25th November 2012, 06:27 PM
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another great pilot
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Old 25th November 2012, 06:37 PM
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Old 25th November 2012, 06:39 PM
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another few by Seamus Nicholson

Richard Britton Kells 2005 ;

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Martin Finnegan Kells '05

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Finnegan & Britton '05 (great pic!)

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Padraig Campbell @ Walderstown Road Races 2008 ;

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Padraig Campbell - Killalane 2008

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Robert Dunlop - Cookstown 2008

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Old 25th November 2012, 06:49 PM
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Anyone remember any of these?
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Old 25th November 2012, 08:29 PM
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Probably the best roadracing photo - ever...
these ones arent too far behind either

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Old 25th November 2012, 08:34 PM
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@ Lenny: Hizzy, Darren Lindsay, Dave Jeffries & Britton are there, not sure of the other lads!

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Old 25th November 2012, 09:17 PM
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Great thread...
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Old 25th November 2012, 09:28 PM
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Class pictures
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Old 26th November 2012, 03:36 PM
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Old 26th November 2012, 04:30 PM
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i have a huge amount of photos at home of racers who are no longer with us. Only ones here are of Wayne Hamiltion

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Old 26th November 2012, 05:45 PM
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Old 26th November 2012, 06:08 PM
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Originally Posted by doctor_jones
@ Lenny: Hizzy, Darren Lindsay, Dave Jeffries & Britton are there, not sure of the other lads!
well guess you knew finnegan others are mark farmer, gary dynes and ian king.

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