England Hockey Team at World Cup

Scope and Content

Single b/w photograph of Barbara Rylands (Captain) and Phyllis Allinson (Vice-Captain) leading the England hockey team at the 1956 Women Field Hockey World Cup held in Sydney, Australia at the Sydney Sports Ground. Some members of the India team are also in the photograph and have been identified on the reverse. Phyllis Allinson (1926-2012) was a tutor at Bedford College of Physical Education from 1952 until 1976.