Thomas Shipley

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Thomas Shipley
Personal information
Place of birth Durham, England
Playing position Full-back
Senior career*
YearsTeamApps(Gls)
1930–1931 Portsmouth 0 (0)
1931–1933 Gillingham 16 (1)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only

Thomas Shipley (born Durham) was an English professional footballer who played for Portsmouth and Gillingham between 1930 and 1933. [1] He played in both full-back positions. [2]

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References

  1. Triggs, Roger (2001). The Men Who Made Gillingham Football Club. Tempus Publishing Ltd. p. 28. ISBN   0-7524-2243-X.
  2. Joyce, Michael (2012) [2002]. Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData. p. 263. ISBN   978-1-905891-61-0.