Jimmy Wilson (footballer, born 1916)

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Jimmy Wilson
Personal information
Full name James Wilson[1]
Date of birth 1916[2]
Place of birth Seaham Harbour,[1] County Durham, England
Playing position Inside right
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
Seaham Colliery
1937–1939 Lincoln City 36 (8)
1939–19?? Derby County 0 (0)
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.
† Appearances (Goals).

James "Jimmy" Wilson (1916 – after 1939) was a footballer who scored 8 goals from 36 appearances in the Football League playing for Lincoln City as an inside right. He joined Derby County in the 1939 close season, and played one First Division match before the league was suspended for the duration of the Second World War. He later played for Northern Ireland club Linfield.[2]


  1. ^ a b "Jimmy Wilson". The Lincoln City FC Archive. Lincoln City F.C. Retrieved 19 April 2013. 
  2. ^ a b Joyce, Michael (2004). Football League Players' Records 1888 to 1939. Nottingham: SoccerData. p. 284. ISBN 978-1-899468-67-6.