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Harrow's history on club website

By Earlsmead part-timer30/4 11:30Thu Apr 30 11:30:02 2020

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Have enjoyed reading about the club's history as revealed day by day on the club website.
Wonder if we will be out of lock down by the time we get to the year 2020 !

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By Middx Wanderer30/4 13:11Thu Apr 30 13:11:32 2020In response to Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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I think there may well be enough days between now & the next Boro match.

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By Earlsmead part-timer1/5 12:12Fri May 1 12:12:21 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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I must admit Middx I'm surprised at the various kits the "lads" are wearing in the team photos for the first 5 years.
Must say I rather like that hooped one . . . . .

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By Middx Wanderer1/5 12:46Fri May 1 12:46:22 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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According to the Spartan league handbook at the time. We wore Red & White hooped shirts with Blue Knickers

In the late 50's & early 60's we wore Red & Black stripes.
I am sure Town Colours is our man to confirm, but I think it was a popular choice back then..

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By harrowexcile3/5 11:36Sun May 3 11:36:53 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Hi.

I can confirm that the team wore red and white striped shorts and black shorts. I was a regular supporter in those days and saw a few away matches as well. I believe that my father managed to get us on the team coach as well, which was supplied by Whitefriars. How's that for a memory!!!

Tony

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By harrowexcile3/5 11:46Sun May 3 11:46:16 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Hi. Me again.

My previous posting obviously should have read 'red and white striped shirts'.

Tony

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By harrowexcile3/5 21:20Sun May 3 21:20:13 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Hi. I was interested to see Dennis Russell's name in the 1939/40 squad for the history feature. He later played for Arsenal and had his picture in the old clubhouse. I don't know if he ever played in the first team. I believe he lived in Arundel Drive.

Tony

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By Middx Wanderer4/5 13:35Mon May 4 13:35:27 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Denis Russell played for Harrow from the late 30's until the early 50's he remained in various roles at the club for many years His company 'Denis Russell Travel" was the sponsor on our shirts when we won the league in 1984.
He did play for Arsenal, as an Amateur I believe, I have a copy of that photo.. ( I dont know how to post it on here)
I can send it to you if you email harrowboro@gmail.com

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By TOWN COLOURS1/5 22:49Fri May 1 22:49:14 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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As I age my memory fades. However I believe shirts were red and white with black shorts. I may be wrong of course Middlesex Wander. Don't ask about sock colour. Would be great if one day we could revert to those colours again -even if for one year just to celebrate an anniversary. Maybe in a few years time to celebrate Harrow Town finishing second on goal difference despite beating the eventual winners 9-3 at home. That season was 1963-64.

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By harrowexcile7/5 15:14Thu May 7 15:14:33 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Hi. Another name I recognise from the latest History Of The Club feature was Kenny Gee - also a regular member on the social. I remember him beating me in the club snooker tournament. Tony

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By Middx Wanderer7/5 19:55Thu May 7 19:55:01 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Tomorrow being the anniversary of VE day . Its appropriate that we should be on 1944/45 of the club history. with the article tomorrow is a link to some war time memories of Kenny Gee. I never saw him play but got know him well in his latter years.

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By Middx Wanderer3/5 14:34Sun May 3 14:34:26 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Town Colours & Harrow Exile are of course both correct. My error. From the late forties to the early sixties , Red & White striped Shirt & black shorts.

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By Earlsmead part-timer1/5 13:36Fri May 1 13:36:44 2020In response to Re: Harrow's history on club website Top of thread

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Blue "Knickers" 😁... !
Well I suppose they were to long in those days to call them shorts !

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