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Walter (Scuddy) Phelan

Walter Phelan was one of the original seven players on Peterborough’s first official hockey team in 1891. From then until 1898 he was a slick centre in both hockey and lacrosse specializing in face-offs and playmaking. Phelan was considered by the then team president, Dr. Kenner, as “ a truly unselfish player and Peterborough’s most reliable man”.  After leaving the area in 1898 he became a hockey and lacrosse coach at an athletic club near Pittsburgh, USA.

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Robert (Red) Creighton

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