1911-12 Southern League : First Division

SOUTHAMPTON : Southern League


06-Jan SouthamptonA 2-13,000HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanMasseyBlackburnAshtonSheaKennedyButcherHarrisonShea 2

13-Jan Gainsborough TrinityFA Cup First Round:H 2-114,400Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanPiercyBlackburnAshtonSheaWebbButcherHarrisonHarrison, Webb

20-Jan Plymouth ArgyleTommy Randall benefit:H 0-210,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverMasseyPiercyRandallAshtonSheaKennedyButcherHarrisonx

27-Jan ReadingA 1-34,000HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonKennedyCaldwellAshton

03-Feb MiddlesbroughFA Cup Second Round:A 1-112,327Ayresome Park:HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonKennedyWebbHarrison

08-Feb MiddlesbroughFA Cup Second Round Replay:H 2-110,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonKennedyCaldwellAshton, Harrison

10-Feb New BromptonA 3-05,000GeggusFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnMeillearSheaFrostButcherCaldwellShea 2, Butcher

16 February

CLIFF HUBBARD (1938-39) Born this day Worsop, Nottinghamshire

17-Feb Exeter CityH 3-210,000Upton Park:GeggusFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnMeillearSheaHarrisonButcherCaldwellShea 2, Harrison

23 February

LEN YOUNG (1934-1935) Born this day East Ham. London

24-Feb Swindon TownFA Cup Third Round:H 1-120,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonButcherCaldwellButcher

28-Feb Swindon TownFA Cup Third Round Replay:A 0-413,328HughesFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaMiellearButcherCaldwellx

02-Mar Queens Park RangersH 3-010,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaBurrillButcherCaldwellAshton, Caldwell, Shea

FRANK BURRILL makes his Hammers debut against QUEENS PARK RANGERS at Upton Park

GAINSBOROUGH TRINITY : FA Cup (First Round)


09-Mar Millwall AthleticA 1-528,400The Den:HughesRothwellGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonButcherCaldwellHarrison

11-Mar WatfordH 1-34,000Upton Park:HughesRothwellGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnWaldenSheaHarrisonButcherMorrisonRothwell [pen]

GEORGE WALDEN makes his Hammers debut against WATFORD

16-Mar Luton TownA 1-26,000Kenilworth Road:HughesFairmanGloverRedwoodWoodardsBlackburnAshtonSheaHarrisonButcherDawsonHarrison

HAROLD DAWSON makes his Hammers debut against LUTON TOWN

23-Mar Bristol Rovers H 6-24,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnAshtonBurrillHarrisonSheaDawsonHarrison 2, Shea 2, Dawson, Woodards

27-Mar BrentfordA 2-14,000HughesFairmanGloverBlackburnWoodardsBlackburnWaldenBurrillHarrisonSheaDawsonHarrison, Spratt (og)

05-Apr Norwich CityH 4-010,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnAshtonBurrillHarrisonSheaDawsonShea 3, Harrison

06-Apr Northampton TownH 0-210,000Upton Park:HughesFairmanGloverWhitemanWoodardsBlackburnAshtonBurrillBellSheaDawsonx

GEORGE BELL makes his Hammers debut against NORTHAMPTON TOWN

08-Apr Norwich CityA 2-212,000HughesRothwellBourneWhitemanWoodardsRandallAshtonButcherHarrisonSheaDawsonShea, Woodards

09-Apr LeytonA 1-33,000Hare & Hounds:GeggusRothwellGloverWhitemanWoodardsRandallAshtonButcherHarrisonSheaMorrisonShea

13-Apr Brighton & Hove AlbionA 0-25,000HughesRothwellFairmanBlackburnWoodardsRandallAshtonButcherHarrisonSheaDawsonx

20-Apr Stoke CityH 0-08,000Upton Park:HughesRothwellFairmanBlackburnRedwoodRandallBradfordBurrillHarrisonSheaDawsonx

T. BRADFORD makes his Hammers debut against STOKE CITY at Upton Park 0-0

22-Apr Swindon TownA 1-32,000HughesRothwellFairmanBlackburnRedwoodRandallAshtonBurrillBellMackesyDawsonMackesy

JACK MACKESY makes his Hammers debut against SWINDON TOWN

27-Apr Coventry CityA 0-25,000GeggusFairmanGloverBlackburnWoodardsRandallAshtonFrostHarrisonSheaDawsonx

15 May 1912

SAM SMALL (1937-1948) Born this day Birmingham, West Midlands


PLYMOUTH ARGYLE : Southern League

READING : Southern League

MIDDLESBROUGH : FA Cup (Second Round)



12_02_03 Middlesbrough v. WHU FAC2

Image courtesy of Andrew Conway


MIDDLESBROUGH : FA Cup (Second Round Replay)



MIDDLESBROUGH : FA Cup (Second Round Replay)

Upton Park 2 - 1 (Ashton, Harrison) 8th February 1912 Att: 10,000

Hughes Fairman Glover Redward Woodards Blackburn Ashton Shea Harrison Kennedy Caldwell

NEW BROMPTON : Southern League


EXETER CITY : Southern League


SWINDON TOWN : FA Cup (Third Round)


SWINDON TOWN : FA Cup (Third Round Replay)


QUEENS PARK RANGERS : Southern League


MILLWALL : Southern League


WATFORD : Southern League


LUTON TOWN : Southern League


BRISTOL ROVERS : Southern League


BRENTFORD : Southern League


NORWICH CITY : Southern League


NORTHAMPTON TOWN : Southern League


NORWICH CITY : Southern League


LEYTON : Southern League


BRIGHTON & HOVE ALBION : Southern League


STOKE CITY : Southern League


SWINDON TOWN : Southern League


COVENTRY CITY : Southern League

1910-11 FirstXI Season 1911-12 1912-13 First XI