Aline Lockley: testimonial

Scope and Content

Manuscript testimonial written by Muriel O. Newbold in favour of Aline Lockley for a lacrosse coaching position.

Administrative / Biographical History

Aline Lockley was born in 1902, the fourth child of Harry Lockley and Emilie Margaret Mathias, and educated at her mother's school in Cardiff before attending Queen Anne's School, Caversham.

Aline played lacrosse at club, county and territorial level from the mid-1920s to the mid-1930s periodically representing Taunton (1929 and 1935), Glamorgan and Monmouthshire (1924-1936), Somerset (1934 and 1936), the West (1928 and 1931-1936), and the South (1929-1930 and 1934-1935). Aline was selected to play for Wales in 1930 for whom she continued to play until 1932 and again in 1934-1935.