On This Day

April 27th
1959
Not this time
A near miss for Jackie Smith in the final match of our first Division Four season against Coventry City. The campaign ended on a high with this 2-1 win, but 19th place in the new basement division was disappointing for a club that had so recently been pushing for promotion to Division Two.
YearEvent 
2013Ritchie Humphreys made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Crawley Town[view]
2013Evan Horwood made his final first team appearance in a League One match against Crawley Town[view]
1993David Atkinson was born in Shildon 
1982Colin Larkin was born in Dundalk 
1974Hartley Maddison made his first team debut in a Div Four match against Peterborough United[view]
1963Harry Godbold made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chester[view]
1963George Lackenby made his final first team appearance in a Div Four match against Chester[view]
1936Albert Bonass made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Chesterfield[view]
1936Jimmy Graham made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Chesterfield[view]
1936Aubrey Heward made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Chesterfield[view]
1936Stan Thompson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Chesterfield[view]
1935Duncan Lindsay made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Halifax Town[view]
1935Jack Graham made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Halifax Town[view]
1929Billy Richardson made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1929Joe Hickman made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1929Tommy Carr made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1929Billy Spry made his final first team appearance in a Div Three (N) match against Southport[view]
1921Val Lawrence made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Shildon[view]
1921W Cockburn made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Shildon[view]
1914Billy Cleugh was born in Gateshead 
1910Benny Thompson made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Newcastle United[view]
1910Tom Hegarty made his final first team appearance in a NE League match against Newcastle United[view]
YearCompetitionTeam  Scorers
1n/an/a 2013League OneCrawley Town (A)D2-2Monkhouse 2
8#000000#FFE4C4 2002League PlayoffsCHELTENHAM TOWN (H)D1-1E Williams
1n/an/a 1999Div ThreeLEYTON ORIENT (H)W1-0Beardsley
1n/an/a 1996Div ThreePRESTON NORTH END (H)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1991Div FourPeterborough United (A)D1-1Allon
1n/an/a 1985Div FourALDERSHOT (H)W1-0Taylor
1n/an/a 1974Div FourPETERBOROUGH UNITED (H)L0-1 
1n/an/a 1963Div FourCHESTER (H)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1959Div FourCOVENTRY CITY (H)W2-1MacGregor, Clark
1n/an/a 1957Div Three (N)Bradford Park Avenue (A)W2-0Rayment, Luke
1n/an/a 1936Div Three (N)Chesterfield (A)L0-2 
1n/an/a 1935Div Three (N)HALIFAX TOWN (H)L0-3 
1n/an/a 1929Div Three (N)Southport (A)L2-6Richardson, J Mordue
9n/an/a 1921NE LeagueShildon Athletic (A)L0-2 
9n/an/a 1910NE LeagueNewcastle United A (A)W2-0Fletcher, Swift