Allen Briggs


Full name: Allen Henry Briggs
Birthplace: Peckham, London, England
Birthdate: 25th January 1923

Career Record with Cradley
[Taken from the Cradley Speedway Riders Database including all matches]

Year Mat Rid Poi Bon Total Aver
1947    2     5    3     -       3     2.40

Former Grass Track racer Allen began his speedway career with Rye House in 1947, Allen had brief spells with the Heathens and Eastbourne in 1947.  His only outings with Cradley were on the Southern 'tour', at Plymouth on the 12th June and then at Exeter on the 16th June.  He rode six matches at Eastbourne for an average of 4.00 per match. In 1948 he spent a season at Non League Leicester.
Allen had short spells with Rayleigh and Swindon and Aldershot but was unable to hold down a team place.  He had more success at Stock Car Racing in 1950 and was not seen in speedway after this.


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