Football Teams – 1920 onwards

St. Andrew's Church Football Team 1919/20

Title St. Andrew’s Church Football Team
Date c1919/20
Location Yeadon
Photo ID D939
Comment The football team representing St. Andrew’s Church.
Unidentified Football Team 1920

J055 – Unidentified Football Team, 1920.

Unidentified Football Team – 1920

An unknown football team.
The donor of the photo Julie Martin suggests that they were probably from Yeadon.

St. Andrew's Church Football Team 1921/22

PU136 – St. Andrew’s Church Football Team, 1921/22.

St. Andrew’s Church Football Team – 1921/22

St Andrews Church Lads Football Team, at the front, 2nd in from the right is Eric Witham.

Donated by Mr & Mrs Witham.

St. Andrew's Church Football Team c1921/22

PU137 – St. Andrew’s Church Football Team, c1921/22.

St. Andrew’s Church Football Team – c1921/22

These “Church Lads” played for the football team, at the back on the left is Harry Burke, on the right is Eric Witham, front right is ? Myers.

Donated by Mr & Mrs Witham.

Green Lane Mill Football Team c1940

Y348 – Green Lane Mill Football Team, c1940.

Green Lane Mill Football Team – c1940

Green Lane Mill football team, the donor of the photo, Keith Grace, supplied the names: Jeff Yeadon,  ? Kilburn, Denis Chamberlain, Keith Yeadon,  Gerald Roberts and Maurice Sutcliffe. (second from right on front row)  

Green Lane Mill Football Team Undated

Y417 – Green Lane Mill Football Team, Undated.

Green Lane Mill Football Team – Undated

Green Lane Mill football team, the donor of the photo Keith Grace supplied the following names:  Tom Grace, ? Kilburn, Walter Sutcliffe, Dennis Chamberlain, Keith Yeadon.

Henshaw Lane Football Team 1948/49

V252 – Henshaw Amateur Football Team, 1948/49.

Henshaw Lane Amateur Football Team – 1948/49

On the back row are: J Butterfield, J Clapham, G Driver, K Webster, T Barran, H Robinson, B Bell, ? Minouge. Front :  H Kilburn, L Hawkins, G Roberts, ? Clapham, ? Walker, F Dickinson, G Simpson, C Booth.

Kirk Lane Football Team c1950

B758 – Kirk Lane Football Team, c1950.

Kirk Lane Football Team – c1950

A team calling themselves the Kirk Lane Killers, seen in Kirk Lane Park.

Names given as: Steve Schaffer, Syd Rogers, Terry Brown, Billy Slater, ? Padgett, Chex Chaffer, Roy Huntley, Max Armitage, Doug Pickles, Brian Bywell, Pete Armitage.

Banksfield United 1969

FB093 – Banksfield United, 1969.

Banksfield United – 1969

This is a photo of Banksfield United, which was a short lived football team formed by a group of eleven year old boys living in the Banksfield/Shaw Lane estate part of Yeadon.
Some of the children lived as far away as Rawdon though.
The photo was taken in about 1969 by a photographer from the Wharfedale Advertiser and appeared in the paper.
Back row from the left: Unknown, Graham Dewhurst, unknown, David Pearson, Andrew Cockings, David Wood, Philp Midgley.
Front Row from lef:. Ian Dewhurst, Lawrence Palmer, David Kitchen, John Kilburn, Stephen Claughton.

Donated by Dave Kitchen.

Woolpack Wanderers 1985

PU042 – Woolpack Wanderers, c1985.

Woolpack Wanderers – 1985

Football team posing outside the pub calling themselves the Woolpack Wanderers, they were formerly the Trades Hall team and the White Cross Wanderers. Ian Gillingham – (donor of the photo) is in the middle of the group wearing a yellow shirt, this is not part of the team football strip, next to him on the right wearing a tie is Peter Kelly.

Consolidated by Linda Plonka. 07 February 2022.
Last updated: 07 February 2022.

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