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Winners Collection (#5)

Background imageWinners Collection: London Fire Brigade - Tug of War Team

London Fire Brigade - Tug of War Team
London Fire Brigade - Tug of War winning team (F District) group photo

Background imageWinners Collection: London Fire Brigade wheeled escape ladder and crew

London Fire Brigade wheeled escape ladder and crew
A London Fire Brigade wheeled escape ladder and crew. The caption reads: London Fire Brigade motor escape competition G. District winners, Stoke Newington, 1925

Background imageWinners Collection: Firefighters pose in front of a steam pump

Firefighters pose in front of a steam pump
Firefighters pose in front of a horse drawn steam pump with a trophy

Background imageWinners Collection: LCC-LFB Knightsbridge firemen competition winners

LCC-LFB Knightsbridge firemen competition winners
The winning crew of the annual horse drawn and motorised pump escape competition with their station superintendent. Knightsbridge fire station was opened in 1907, and still stands in Basil Street

Background imageWinners Collection: Both winners

Both winners. Illustration shows two beautiful young women riding large fish in a race. Date 1914 September 26

Background imageWinners Collection: The Union Jack Hockey Club. Canada

The Union Jack Hockey Club. Canada
The Union Jack Hockey Club. Junior O.H.A. champions of Western Ontario 1914. In the centre of the picture is Frank Selke, times winner of the Stanley cup as manager of the Toronto Maple Leafs

Background imageWinners Collection: National horse show, parade of prize winners

National horse show, parade of prize winners. Date c1896 Nov. 7

Background imageWinners Collection: Greyhound racing at White City, 1927

Greyhound racing at White City, 1927
Only a year after the first greyhound racing tracks arrived in Britain and society has whole-heartedly embraced the sport

Background imageWinners Collection: Cycling Winners Rostrum

Cycling Winners Rostrum
Two happy cyclists waving from the Winners Rostrum of the Nations Cup, Scotland. Date: 1980

Background imageWinners Collection: Football medal, Derby Sunday Schools

Football medal, Derby Sunday Schools
Football medal of the Derby Sunday Schools Amateur Football League, 1910-1911 season, awarded to J. H. Watson. 1911

Background imageWinners Collection: Swimming medal, Derby Peace Celebrations

Swimming medal, Derby Peace Celebrations
Swimming medal of the County Borough of Derby Peace Celebrations, Life Saving Competition, awarded to J. H. Watson. Showing the Derby emblem at the centre, the Deer in a Park. 1919

Background imageWinners Collection: Swimming medal, Derby Water Polo League

Swimming medal, Derby Water Polo League
Swimming medal of the Derby Water Polo League, awarded to one of the champions, J. H. Watson. Showing an outdoor scene with swimmers in the water and another swimmer diving in. 1907

Background imageWinners Collection: Bristol Dolphin Swimming Club with two trophies

Bristol Dolphin Swimming Club with two trophies
Members and management of the Bristol Dolphin Swimming Club, champions in the 1912 season, with two trophies. Date: 1912

Background imageWinners Collection: Company of the 33rd infantry

Company of the 33rd infantry, winners of the regimental combat firing squad, 1931, Fort Clayton, Panama Canal Zone

Background imageWinners Collection: Armistice Day hand-drawn postcard

Armistice Day hand-drawn postcard
A postcard drawn by a British soldier on Armistice Day, 1918 in the style of horse racing results, but instead listing the winners, losers and " also rans" of the Great War

Background imageWinners Collection: Street Newsboys in London

Street Newsboys in London
All the Winners - newspaper seller providing all the racing results to confident punters

Background imageWinners Collection: First prize mare and foal at the Royal Cornwall Show

First prize mare and foal at the Royal Cornwall Show
A mare and foal, winners of the first prize at the Royal Cornwall Agricultural Show, with their owners. The Show takes place at the beginning of June each year, at Wadebridge in North Cornwall

Background imageWinners Collection: Henley Regatta Winners from Belgium

Henley Regatta Winners from Belgium
The winners of the Grand Challenge Cup at Henley Royal Regatta, from the Royal Club & Royal Sport Nautique Club of Ghent, Belgium. This is the 8-man crew with cox (seated in cap) and trainer

Background imageWinners Collection: Pelly Football team

Pelly Football team, Saskatchewan, Canada, winners of the Swan Cup, 1913

Background imageWinners Collection: Grand National Course

Grand National Course
Bird s-eye view of the Grand National steeplechase at Aintree in Liverpool, featuring photographs of recent winners from turn of the century

Background imageWinners Collection: 1911 Rovers Cup winners

1911 Rovers Cup winners
Australian Football Team, 1911 Rovers Cup winners

Background imageWinners Collection: Pin-Pricks By Bert Thomas

Pin-Pricks By Bert Thomas
The Lady: Would you be so kind as to show me how to pick out winners with a pin? This cartoon was specially drawn for The Sketch by Bert Thomas

Background imageWinners Collection: Loterie LA Guillotine

Loterie LA Guillotine
During the Revolution, an enterprising citizen organises a Loterie de la Sainte Guillotine : he reads out the names of the winners

Background imageWinners Collection: Olympics / 1896 Rewards

Olympics / 1896 Rewards
The King of Greece presents rewards to the winners

Background imageWinners Collection: Water Tug of War Team

Water Tug of War Team
The Metropolitan Police team which were the first winners of the Wodehouse Shield for the Water Tug of War

Background imageWinners Collection: Viv Nicholson Wins Pools

Viv Nicholson Wins Pools
Viv Nicholson, with her husband Keith, of Castleford, Yorkshire, winners of the Littlewoods Treble Chance Pool, are presented with their cheque by Bruce Forsyth

Background imageWinners Collection: Profit and Loss

Profit and Loss
PROFIT AND LOSS Winners and losers

Background imageWinners Collection: Dog Show Winners 1893

Dog Show Winners 1893
THE MILLION DOG SHOW some of the winners

Background imageWinners Collection: Selective Breeding

Selective Breeding
Winners of a contest for selective breeding, matching brains with beauty, the academic with the athletic

Background imageWinners Collection: Prize Winners Bookplate

Prize Winners Bookplate
A prizewinners bookplate issued by Wellington school to R Ls Mansel for winning the mathematics prize. Alas, we shall never which book it was once attached to



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