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Horace Crowder

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 28 H. Crowder is a miner from Mansfield, Notts. This is his third season of road racing and he has had considerable success at short circuit meetings. He rode in last year's 350 cc. Newcomer's race and finished 13th at 79.45 mph thereby qualifying for a ride in the Junior Manx the next day, in which he finished 28th at 80.66 mph less than a minute outside replica time. Hobby: "Staying a batchelor."

(TT Special, Tuesday September 09, 1958, p26)

Competed in

1965 50 TTRYamaha
1963 50 TTRKreidler
1962 50 TT141:15:29.6059.56Kreidler
1960 Lightweight TTRDucati
1959 Junior MGPR0AJS
1958 Senior MGP262:43:11.0083.24BSA
1958 Junior MGPR0BSA
1957 Junior Newcomers MGP131:53:53.0079.45BSA
1957 Junior MGP282:48:25.0080.66BSA


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