Jimmy Stenhouse


James Stenhouse (born 1919) was a Scottish professional footballer who played as a right half or inside right.[2]

Jimmy Stenhouse
Personal information
Full name James Stenhouse
Date of birth 1919
Place of birth Kelty, Scotland[1]
Height 5 ft 7 in (170 cm)[1]
Position(s)
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Lochgelly Violet
1941–1948 St Mirren 25 (2)
1948–1951 Aberdeen 31 (1)
1951–1952 Kettering Town
1952–1954 Ross County
1945–1955 Ayr United 0 (0)
1955–1956 Corby Town
1956–1958 Stamford
National team
1944 Scotland (wartime) 1 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

In a career interrupted by World War II, his clubs included St Mirren[3][4] and Aberdeen.[1] He had been a Scotland schoolboy international in 1935,[5] and while with St Mirren (where he won the wartime Summer Cup in 1943)[6] he was selected in an unofficial international fixture against England at Wembley in 1944.[7]

References


  1. Jimmy Stenhouse, AFC Heritage Trust
  2. David Ross (2011). Scottish Football: Answers to Questions (page 105). Lulu.com. ISBN 9781447566915.
  3. "St Mirren: 1946/47 - 2013/14". Post War English & Scottish Football League A - Z Player's Transfer Database. Retrieved 3 June 2020.
  4. John Litster (October 2012). "A Record of pre-war Scottish League Players". Scottish Football Historian magazine. Cite journal requires |journal= (help)
  5. Schoolboy caps have been a feature, Central Fife Times, 23 January 2013
  6. Season 1942–43 StMirren.info; retrieved 4 June 2020
  7. "James Stenhouse". London Hearts Supporters' Club. Retrieved 4 June 2020.