CLAPHAM ROVERS 1871 WEEKENDER SOCK
These classic combed cotton weekender socks feature Clapham Rovers distinctive cerise/french grey/white stripes with 1871 embroidered on the leg.
The socks are flat stitched with a ribbed leg, have a generous relaxed welt for added comfort and come in two sizes for a better fit.
UK sizes: 6½-9 & 9½-12.
Classic gentleman’s weekender style sock
90% Cotton, 8% Polyamide, 2% Lycra elastane
Two sizes to ensure a better fit
Flat stitched foot for minimal bulk
Chunky 3:1 ribbed leg
Fine recessed toe seam
Large 1:1 ribbed welt for added comfort without restriction
Subtle 1871 embroidery on the outside of each leg
Founded in 1869 and boasting a membership of 110.
The Rovers played on Clapham Common.
They played Association rules one week and Rugby the next.
Clapham Rovers are the only Rugby club to have won the FA Cup (1880).
In 1876 they moved grounds to Wandsworth Common and used the ‘Hope Tavern’ as their headquarters.
The club was disbanded in 1896.
Clapham Rovers Weekender socks are individually packaged with a Black&Blue 1871 heritage swing tag in a resealable poly bag.
Postage is determined at the check-out.