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Tilbury Speedway

Tilbury, ON

Status
Closed

Years in Operation: 1951-1959?

Name History:
Dutch's Speedrome (1951-52)
Tilbury Speedway (1953-59)

Track Configurations:
1/4 mile dirt oval

Notes:
  • Opened on August 9, 1951
  • Operated by the Tilbury Lions Club
  • Raced on Wednesday nights
  • Ed Czilli was killed in 1954
  • Now occupied by an arena and the Knights of Columbus Hall
  • Had seating for 3500
  • Turns 1-2 were higher banked than turns 3-4