A Pictorial History

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WEST HAM UNITED

Steve Marsh & Stuart Allen

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theyflysohigh logo 96_12_26 Leyton v. TIW Sporting Life (29 Dec)

1896-97 Thames Ironworks :

Friendlies

QUEENS PARK RANGERS

Hermit Road Ground

2 - 2 (Unknown)

5 September 1896

CHATHAM

Hermit Road Ground

0 - 9

12 September 1896

Graham, Hurst, Chalkley, Morton, Woods W., Craig S., Woods J., Chapman, Sage, Morrison, Bailey

Graham, Stevenson, Hurst, Morton, Dandridge, Davie, Dove, Rossiter, Sage, Morrison, Graham

BARKING WOODVILLE

Away

3 - 1 (Gresham 2, Davie)

12 December 1896

Duff, Chalkley, Taylor, Bird, Dandridge, Hickman, Rossiter, Gresham, Dove, Davie, Stevenson

LEYTON

Away

1 - 4 (Morrison)

26 December 1896

Duff, Chalkley, Tranter, Hickman, Morton, Walker C., Gresham, Dove, Stevenson, Morrison, Stares

LEYTON

Away

1 - 4 (Butterworth)

27 March 1897

Charsley, Chalkley, Tranter, Dove, Dandridge, Bird, Olivant, Gresham, Butterworth, Hewitt, Cooper

SHEPPEY UNITED

Botany Road

1 - 5 (Dove)

16 April 1897

Furnell

Chalkley

Tranter

Woods

Dandridge

Hickman

Older

Gresham

Morrison

Dove

Olivant

Sheppey United (Away) 16 April 1897 Report

The report (right) indicates that the recorded line-up and goalscorer above is incorrect; report also mentions Morrison was absent and lists 10 players as follows:

Duff, Chalkley, Tranter, Morton, Hickman, Stevenson, Gresham, Davie, Stares and Bird.

 

Stevenson scored the goal

THE SPORTING LIFE

December 29, 1896