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On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 1:40 pm
by worruz
Obviously its Star Wars Day and Kettering Day

https://www.wfchistory.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/03/19850504_HOMR_Kettering_Town_0_1_Wealdstone_2.jpg

Just seen the link on the website

Seems like we won another league as well,100 years ago to the day, that I'd never heard of.

The Middlesex league

Against Gnome Athletic by Jove.

https://www.wfchistory.com/on-this-day/

Hard to read but must admit I'd never heard of it.

https://www.wfchistory.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/19210504_TO_Wealdstone_2_0_Gnome-Athletic.jpg

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Gnome_Athletic_F.C.

Re: On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 2:12 pm
by FGW
League Table and fixture info from the 1920/21 season can be viewed at https://www.wfchistory.com/history/first-team-1920-21/

If the Match result is BLUE click on it to read the Match Report

Enjoy :D

Re: On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 2:16 pm
by worruz
FGW wrote:League Table and fixture info from the 1920/21 season can be viewed at https://www.wfchistory.com/history/first-team-1920-21/

If the Match result is BLUE click on it to read the Match Report

Enjoy :D

Smattering of teams from Middlesex in that league.

Re: On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 2:18 pm
by worruz
When I say I've never heard of it, I must have read it in the book but forgotten snice.

Sorry Roger...

Phew...

Re: On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 2:47 pm
by megaphone
Interestingly 100 years ago tomorrow our London League side lost 3-1 at Summerstown, but at least we took a stand...... :D :D :D

Re: On this day 1985 and ...1921???

PostPosted: Tue May 04, 2021 6:35 pm
by worruz
megaphone wrote:Interestingly 100 years ago tomorrow our London League side lost 3-1 at Summerstown, but at least we took a stand...... :D :D :D

Good spot