Matches: 1895, Darwen, 0-0. ** Liverpool could not break down Darwen’s stubborn defence at this winterish game at Anfield in the presence of 6,000 spectators.
All articles about Peter Malone on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About Peter Malone: Born: 1888. Passed away: Position: Goalkeeper. Height: 179 cm. (5ft. 10½in.); Weight: 76 kilos (12st.).
Image(s): Jack Whitley, Everton F.C. (Athletic News: January 19, 1903). X
All articles about William McOwen on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William McOwen: Born: April, 1871: Blackburn (Lancashire), England. Passed away: December 27, 1950: Darwen, England. Position: Goalkeeper.
All articles about Joe Wilson on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Joe Wilson: Born: 1884: Westhoughton, England. Passed away: Position: Centre half. Height: Weight: Career: Wigan United. 1902.
All articles about Tom Bamford on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Tom Bamford: Born: November 6, 1886: Horwich (Lancashire), England. Passed away: August 9, 1944: Blackburn (Lancashire), England.
June 17, 1944 Sub-Lieutenant, Richard Thornber, R.N., who lost his life during Allied landing operations, was a native of Darwen. In 1939 he joined Liverpool
All articles about Edgar Chadwick on PlayUpLiverpool. About Edgar Chadwick: “An out-and-out specimen of what a player ought to be. Knows football, and plays it.
All articles about Bob Haworth on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Bob Haworth: Born: 1879: Blackburn, England. Passed away: Position: Centre-half. Height: (5ft. 9in.) Weight: (11st.). Career: Christ
May 8, 1939 New Brighton yesterday signed Harry Rawcliffe, a 21-year-old inside forward formerly with Liverpool. Rawcliffe was with Darwen, the Lancashire Combination club, last
All articles about Johnny Holt on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Johnny Holt: “Short of stature, he appears to lose nothing in the way of ability from his
All articles about Willie McIver on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Willie McIver: Born: December 26, 1876: Whittle-le-Woods, England. Passed away: April 10, 1934: Darwen, England. Position: Goalkeeper.
January 16, 1926 The funeral at Blackburn of Mr. John Lewis, the well-known football legislator and social worker, who passed away on Wednesday, took place
August 21, 1922 Although they enjoyed a remarkable run of successes in cup competitions last season, Huddersfield Town experienced some anxiety with regard to their
August 21, 1922 In each of the three seasons that has passed since football was resumed in earnest, Blackburn Rovers have had to struggle more
All articles about Joe Lofthouse on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Joe Lofthouse: Born: April 14, 1865: Blackburn (Lancashire), England. Passed away: June 10, 1919: Blackburn Royal Infirmary
Friday, March 21 – 1919 Passing along the main street of Darwen the other day (writes a correspondent) I noticed a sign fixed on the
January 20, 1919 The President of the Football League, Mr. John McKenna, greatly distinguished himself in the interview with the professional players. To conduct an
September 24, 1918 Links with the past keep on snapping. Football in Liverpool without either Tom Watson or William Cuff will not seem quite the
All articles about James Garside on PlayUpLiverpool.com; About James Garside: Born: January 24, 1885: West Gorton (Manchester), in England. Passed away: 1918. Position: Outside left.
May 19, 1917 Apropos the notes in this column last week on the late Thomas Marshall and the early history of the Darwen club, I
Sunday, January 4 – 1914 The death occurred at Blackburn last night of Mr. Thomas Chadwick, one of the veteran tradesmen of the town and
September 29, 1913 The death has taken place at Broxburn of an old player, William Wardrop, who in his day did good service in both
August 25, 1913 Some clubs can spend thousands of pounds on ground improvements without worrying about such things as bank overdrafts and personal loans from
Wednesday, May 7 – 1913 (Burnley Express, 07-05-1913) Lancashire Combination, League table, Eccles Borough, Accrington Stanley, Nelson, Chorley, Barrow, Tranmere Rovers, Chester, St. Helens Recs,