Dave Dunmore

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Dave Dunmore
Personal information
Full name David Gerald Ivor Dunmore
Date of birth (1934-02-18) 18 February 1934 (age 83)
Place of birth Whitehaven, England
Playing position Striker
Senior career*
Years Team Apps (Gls)
1951–1953 York City 48 (25)
1953–1959 Tottenham Hotspur 75 (23)
1959–1960 West Ham United 36 (16)
1960–1964 Leyton Orient 147 (54)
1965–1967 York City 63 (13)
1967–? Worcester City
Bridlington Trinity
* Senior club appearances and goals counted for the domestic league only.

David Gerald Ivor 'Dave' Dunmore (born 18 February 1934 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England), is an English former footballer who played as a centre forward.[1]

Dunmore played for York City, before being sold to Tottenham Hotspur for £10,500 in February 1954, which was a record transfer fee received for York at the time.[2] Dunmore played for Tottenham Hotspur before joining West Ham United during the 1959-60 season. He made his West Ham debut on 19 March 1960 against Blackburn Rovers, and went on to make 39 appearances for the club, scoring 18 goals. He played his last game for the Irons on 4 March 1961, a home defeat against West Bromwich Albion, and joined Leyton Orient. With Malcolm Graham, Dunmore was Orient's joint top scorer in their only season in the First Division.[3] He later rejoined York City in 1965, before moving into non-league football.


  1. ^ Dave Dunmore, westhamstats.info, last accessed 15 January 2007
  2. ^ Batters, David (2000). "FA Cup Triumphs and Promotion: 1950-1959". York City Football Club. Tempus Publishing. p. 55. ISBN 0-7524-1568-9. 
  3. ^ "The Men Who Made Leyton Orient Football Club", N Kaufman & A Ravenhill, Breedon Books, 2002 p. 182-184.


  • Hogg, Tony (2005). Who's Who of West Ham United. Profile Sports Media. p. 70. ISBN 1-903135-50-8.