Archie Turner
Archie Turner
Archie Turner
● Archie Turner, 1932 (ET)

born in Scotland

Archibald Donald Turner was born in 1910 in Hillhead, Glasgow. *

The 5' 10 (11st 7lbs) forward signed for Donald Turner's Thistle in September, 1929.

Aged 18 or 19, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 14th September, 1929, in a 2-0 win away to Cowdenbeath in the SFL First Division.

That day, Archie became a member of our scoring debutant's club.

He scored the last of his 6 goals on Saturday, 31st October, 1931, in a 2-0 win away to Ayr United in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 20th February, 1932, in a 2-0 defeat away to Queen's Park in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 27 occasions.

His club-list included Partick Thistle, Dumbarton and Kilmarnock.

Archie died in 1990, in Ayr, South Ayrshire, aged 79 or 80. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 14.09.1929 Cowdenbeath [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 6)
goal.png 05.10.1929 Kilmarnock [h] W3-2 (SFL First Division - game 9)
goal.png 03.09.1930 Clyde [a] D2-2 (Glasgow Cup Quarter Final)
goal.png 06.09.1930 East Fife [h] W8-0 (SFL First Division - game 5)
goal.png 13.09.1930 Hibernian [a] W3-0 (SFL First Division - game 6)
goal.png 31.10.1931 Ayr United [a] W2-0 (SFL First Division - game 16)

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