Grimsthorpe Park event speed tests held in 1911

The Annual Speed trials were held (with the kind permission of the Earl of Ancaster) at Grimsthorpe Park on June 25th. Mr T.W.Mays won the “Newsum” Challenge Cup for the third and thus become its permanent possessor.

Sir Hickman Bacon president of the Lincolnshire automobile club

Class prizes were won by Mr T.W.Mays, Major R.H.Fowler, Mr R W.Wright and Mr S.A.Dyas. The thanks of the Lincolnshire Automobile club and it’s president Sir Hickman Bacon, are due to the Earl of Ancaster  for allowing the Lincolnshire Automobile club to use of Grimsthorpe Park for the speed trials.