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Week 15 "new" linesmen

Looks like it was the turn of A-H this week

William R. Barnes
Leslie R.L. Bearman
George W. Bryan (Runcorn)
George Clark (Lewisham, Kent) (more precise than "London")
Frank Coulson (Sleaford, Lincs)
George A. Dawson (Huddersfield)
John Delany (not Delaney)
Harry Dykes (Manchester)
Leslie A. Hill (Reading)
Declan A. Hurley

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George A. Dawson (Huddersfield)


Do you know anything more about him? I umpired a few U-19 County Matches with a gentleman of that name who lived in Slaithwaite. Could it be the same person?
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Officials Football League Division 1 in season 1949/50.

Week 16

Saturday, 12 November 1949.

Middlesbrough FC v West Bromwich Albion 3-0
Referee - ???
Linesmen - ??? and  ???

Portsmouth FC v Stoke City 0-0
Referee - Tolley   Alfred  ( Worcester )
Linesmen - Bibb A. H. (Stanmore) and Collop N. W. (?)

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Burnley FC 0-0
Referee - Platt   Joseph   (Nantwich)
Linesmen - Ball Henry ( Worcester) and Niblett Joseph J. (Evesham).

Everton FC v Manchester United 0-0
Referee - Hartley   Richard "Dick"   (Burnley)
Linesmen - Harwood William J. (Blackburn) and Davies Cyril (Middlewich)

Newcastle United v Birmingham City 3-1
Referee - Bowers   John   (Huddersfield)
Linesmen - Todd Allan C. (Darlington) and  Redford James (Blyth)

Aston Villa v Sunderland AFC 2-0
Referee - Gerrard   Francis "Hugh"   (Preston)
Linesmen - Coates K. G. (Derby) and  Jepson T. (Edwinstowe)

Huddersfield Town v Chelsea FC 1-2
Referee - Aldridge   Robert "Bob"   (Birmingham)
Linesmen - Hеselton William (Bill) (Hartlepool) and Beecroft G. A. (Hull)

Blackpool FC v Derby County 1-0 (1-0)
Referee - Collinge   Kenneth "Ken"   (Sale)
Linesmen - ??? and ???

Manchester City v Arsenal FC 0-2
Referee - Green   Frederick "Fred"   (Wolverhampton)
Linesmen - Holland   Arthur   (Barnsley ) and Davis H. (Bradford).

Charlton Athletic v Liverpool FC 1-3
Referee - Chadwick   Frederick "Fred"   (Leicester)
Linesmen - Brunsdon Lawrence S. (Reading) and Field B. M. (Ipswich)

Fulham FC v Bolton Wanderers 3-0
Referee - Overton   Frank "Les"   (Derby)
Linesmen - Inwood R. V. (Portslade) and Bickmore John R. (Great Missenden)

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Week 15 "new" linesmen

Looks like it was the turn of A-H this week

William R. Barnes
Leslie R.L. Bearman
George W. Bryan (Runcorn)
George Clark (Lewisham, Kent) (not London)
Frank Coulson (Sleaford, Lincs)
George A. Dawson (Huddersfield)
John Delany (not Delaney)
Harry Dykes (Manchester)
Leslie A. Hill (Reading)
Declan A. Hurley

Even in 1949-50, Lewisham would have been part of London?  The London FA had its offices near there (Aldworth Grove) for a while.
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George Arthur Dawson,
27 Netherend Road, Hill Top, Slaithwaite, Huddersfield, Yorkshire
27th July 1909 - Q4 1995, seemingly unmarried
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Thank you. It looks as if it was the same man.

NB We were not exactly contemporaries!

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Did not think you were 112 yesterday!

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Week 16 "new" linesmen

Still on the A-J section

George A. Beecroft
Arthur H. Bibb
Kenneth G. Coates
Norman W. Collop (Croydon)
Harry Davis
Bernard M. Field
Robert V. Inwood, Portslade near Brighton
Thomas "Tom" Jepson, Edwinstowe near Mansfield
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Officials Football League Division 1 in season 1949/50.

Week 17

Saturday, 19 November 1949.

Liverpool FC v Aston Villa 2-1
Referee - Thompson   Lawrence  (Worksop)
Linesmen - Lambert Harry E. (Blackburn) and T. Hitchin (?)

Sunderland AFC v Wolverhampton Wanderers 3-1
Referee - Warburton   Charles   (Scunthorpe)
Linesmen - Langdale R.T. (Darlington) and Rennison W. W. (Morpeth).

Manchester United v Middlesbrough FC 2-0
Referee - Topliss   John "Jack"   (Grimsby)
Linesmen - Atkinson J. (Bradford) and Haigh James W. (Huddersfield).

Burnley FC v Portsmouth FC 2-1
Referee - Hillier (Wright)   Norman  ( Northampton)
Linesmen - Chisem Albert (Leeds) and Haigh Norman (Mirfield)

Chelsea FC v Everton FC 3-2
Referee - Trenholm   Herbert   (Stockton)
Linesmen - Joyce Alfred G. (Luton) and Done A. W. (Swindon).

Bolton Wanderers v Manchester City 3-0
Referee - Todd   George   (Darlington)
Linesmen - ??? and ???

Birmingham City v Fulham FC 1-1
Referee - Carter   Reginald "Reg"   (Swindon)
Linesmen -  ??? and ???

Arsenal FC v Charlton Athletic 2-3
Referee - Baker   Ernest   (Manchester)
Linesmen - Dellow William (Bill) E. (Croydon) and Eastbrook Charles W.L. (Colchester).

Stoke City v Huddersfield Town 0-0
Referee - Williams   James   (Bolton).
Linesmen - Gibson Gordon (Manchester) and Ball Charles A. (Birmingham).

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Week 17

J (first name not known) Atkinson
Thomas Hitchen (not Hitchin) (Winsford)
Richard T.E. "Dick" Langdale (note 3rd initial)
William W. Rennison
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Did not think you were 112 yesterday!

Given that in the League in Lancashire I umpired regularly over several seasons with someone who was born in the 19th Century, the idea would not have been that unreasonable!

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Officials Football League Division 1 in season 1949/50.

Week 18

Saturday, 26 November 1949.

Huddersfield Town v Burnley FC 1-2
Referee - Wood   Robert "Bobby"   (Sunderland )
Linesmen - Collinge   Kenneth "Ken"  (Sale) and Gaiger William «Bill» J. (Wilmslow).

Newcastle United v West Bromwich Albion 5-1
Referee - Mortimer   Reginald "Reg"  (Huddersfield).
Linesmen - Forrester John (Sunderland) and Fleming George T. (Middlesbrough).

Portsmouth FC v Sunderland AFC 2-2
Referee - Law   Samuel   (West Bromwich)
Linesmen - Greig Edward P.L. (London) and Dowell H. C. (Poole)

Wolverhampton Wanderers v Liverpool FC 1-1
Referee -  Bond   Alfred "Alf"  ( Fulham)
Linesmen - Lloyd R. Sydney "Syd" (Oswestry) and Broadhurst H. L. (Atherstone).
 
Everton FC v Stoke City 2-1
Referee - Flanagan   Bernard "Jack"   (Sheffield)
Linesmen - ??? and ???

Middlesbrough FC v Chelsea FC 2-1
Referee - Wright   Harold   (Macclesfield)
Linesmen - ??? and ???

Blackpool FC v Manchester United 3-3
Referee - Walton   Frederick "Fred"   (Goole)
Linesmen - Gerrard Francis H. (Hugh) Gerrard (Preston) and Lottey James A. (Lancaster).

Fulham FC v Derby County 0-0
Referee - Ling   William "Bill"   (Cambridge)
Linesmen - Cook Alfred G. F. (Chichester) and Fiander Frank S. (High Wycombe).

Aston Villa v Arsenal FC 1-1
Referee - Edwards   William "Bill"   (Yeovil)
Linesmen - Chadwick Fred W. (Leicester) and Finning S. G. (Stonehouse)

Charlton Athletic v Bolton Wanderers 0-0
Referee - Leafe   Reginald "Reg"  ( Nottingham)
Linesmen - Crook Eric V. (Abingdon) and Haynes E. P. (Godalming).

Manchester City v Birmingham City 4-0
Referee - Clark   George   (Lewisham)
Linesmen - Black Gavin (Kendal) and Collier W. N. (Leeds)

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Week 18

Still working with those A-Hs

Harry L Broadhurst
William N Collier
Herbert C Dowell (Bournemouth) (did not move to Poole until 1953)
Sidney G Finning
E Philip "Phil" Haynes (Banbury) (did not move to Godalming until later in 1950)
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Some missing details

August

20th Bolton v Stoke - Ref J.W. Richards
22nd Aston Villa v Derby - Ref G.L. Iliffe, Lines - Joseph Platt (Nantwich) & Joseph J. Niblett (Evesham)
27th Burnley v Bolton - Ref F.H. Gerrard
27th Wolves v Newcastle - Lines William E. Addison (Oakengates) & Horace F. Wright (Gloucester)

September
3rd (omitted) Derby v Stoke 2-3 - Ref S.E. Law
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More missing details

Mon 22nd Aug 1949 Blackpool v Middlesbrough
Harry Jackson (Leeds), Lines - Joseph Briggs (Cheadle), Harry Dykes (Manchester)

Sat 1st Oct 1949 Birmingham v Bolton
Ref - H.W. Moore (York)
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