Billy Jennings, Ted Vizard & the Bolton team

Billy Jennings was born in Barry, played local football in Barry, got selected to play in the first Schools International in 1907 versus England, signed for Bolton Wanderers, represented Wales, won some FA Cups, and later became Barry Town’s first home-grown manager.

Getty have recently allowed the likes of this blog to use their images without a watermark, or requiring permission. So, with thanks to Getty, here are some relevant images to football in Barry.

There’s more on all this here

William “Billy” Jennnings

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Edward T. “Ted” Vizard
Born in Cogan, Ted Vizard was playing for Barry District AFC when he signed for Bolton Wanderers. Also an FA Cup winner, and Wales international.

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Bolton Wanderers, 1920
Jennings is standing in front of Vizard, who’s looking to the side.

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