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Charlton Cup

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Inscribed: – The Charlton Cup.

The Landlord, Tom Roberts of the Bristol and Exeter Inn approached Charlton
Brewers who donated this cup. At the time this was the headquarters of Vagabonds C.C.

Awarded for: – Procession – 2nd position Feature.

List of Winners:

1952 Somewhere in Allantown Jail Crown Inn Club, Bridgwater
1953= Alice In Wonderland Hope Inn Club, Bridgwater
1953= From the Highlands Lime Kiln Club, Bridgwater
1954 Cavemen Vagabonds Club, Bridgwater
1955 The Red Devils Hope Inn C.C., Bridgwater
1956 Boys From Davy Jones Locker Golden Lion C.C., Bridgwater
1957 Down on the Caribbean Cardiff Arms C.C., Bridgwater
1958 Angel Crescent Vagabonds Club, Bridgwater
1959 Carnival Time in Siam Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1960 Moby Dick Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1961 Union Pacific * Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1962 Antics in Antarctica Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1963 Visit of the Trogs Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1964 Revellers of the Rock Age Revellers C.C., Bridgwater
1965 Invitation to the Ball Hope Inn C.C., Bridgwater
1966 Homers Greeks British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1967 In Old China British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1968 Alpine Folk at the White House Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1969 The Mighty Bird Hunters Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1970 The Witches Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1971 The Cavaliers Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1972 From the Underworld Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1973 Caribbean Carnival Afloat Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1974 Horse of the Pegasus Hope Inn C.C., Bridgwater
1975 Yanks Afloat on the 4th July British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1976 Guardians of the Empire British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1977 Plaktron of Aqualantis Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1978= Broadway Bound Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1978= Vison of Rome Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater
1979 Splendour of the Aztecs Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1980 Johnny Reb Crusaders C.C., Bridgwater
1981 Carnival Caribbean Style Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1982 Smile with a Clown British Flag C.C., Bridgwater
1983 Carnival in Rio Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1984 Minstrels Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1985 Carnival Carousel British Flag C.C., Bridgwate
1986 Seeing is Believing Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1987 Call of the Indian Spirit Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1988 Aztec Splendor Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1989 Merry Christmas Eveyone Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1990 Flying Down To Rio Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1991 Espana Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1992 American Parade Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1993= Droids Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1993= Skullduggery Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1994 Stormtroopers 2020 Griffens C.C., Bridgwater
1995 Circus Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1996 Spirit of the Brave Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
1997= Swingtime Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
1997= Mundo Africa Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
1998 Piracy Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
1999 Viva Brasil! Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwat
2000 Oh No it isn’t Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2001 The Lion King Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2002 Fireworks Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2003 Rock 2003 Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2004 Aztec Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2005 Spellbound Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2006 Superheroes Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2007 Masquerade Griffens C.C., Bridgwater
2008 Cleopatra Griffens C.C., Bridgwater
2009 Ramses Revenge (Curse Of The Mummy) Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2010 Guardians Of The Deep Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2011 Haunted Mansion Vagabonds C.C., Bridgwater
2012 Roller-Ghoster Marleteers C.C., Bridgwater
2013 Xtinct Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater
2014 Battle Of Atlantis Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2015 Noah Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2016 Warp Speed Space Machine Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2017 The Locker Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater
2018 Barnum’s Parade Ramblers C.C., Bridgwater
2019 Bad Guys Marketeers C.C., Bridgwater

 

* In 1961 the committee decided that the Charlton Cup should be awarded for third position and the newly presented Walter Hooper Cup be given for second position.

This decision was reversed the following year, the Charlton Cup reverting to 2nd place and the Walter Hooper to 3rd place.

1961 – 2nd position was Clipper of the Clouds by Lime Kiln C.C., Bridgwater – 3rd position was Union Pacific by Gremlins C.C., Bridgwater