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On this day in history...24th December



A look back at this day in history, and what was happening with Pompey courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama.

Mon 24 Dec 1979
FA2R Wimbledon
H 3-3 Gregory, Laidlaw, Bryant
Att: 17,265
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Sat 24 Dec 1955
Div 1 Blackpool A 3-2
Harris 2, Mansell
Att:24,182
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Sat 24 Dec 1949
Div 1 Blackpool A 1-2
Harris
Att:27,000
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Sat 24 Dec 1938
Div 1 Arsenal H 0-0
Att:21,344
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Another feature, again courtesy of our sister site PompeyRama, sees us look at those Pompey personalities - past or present - who have a birthday on this day...

24/12/1981: Neil Barrett
24/12/1930: Dennis Hall

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The Journalist

Writer: pompeyrug/PompeyRama Mail feedback, articles or suggestions

Date:Saturday December 24 2011

Time: 8:02AM

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Yes I was there in 1979, remember it well. We didn't know then the metroric rise of Wimbledon. Then again we were a Div 4 side.
storagematt
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24/12/2011 17:25:00

Me too Matt, seven mile walk home afterwards as no buses/trains - true dedication to a Div Four team eh.
eastneydave
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