Bob Smellie
Bob Smellie
Bob Smellie
● Bob Smellie (QPC)

born in Scotland

Robert Smellie was born on Sunday, 22nd December, 1867, in Blantyre, South Lanarkshire.

Although normally a defender, he appeared on the left wing as a guest for Thistle in August, 1901, whilst a Scottish Amateurs / Queen's Park player.

Aged 33, he made his only appearance on Tuesday, 20th August, 1901, in a 2-0 defeat at home to Queen's Park in a benefit match for Willie Paul.

There were no goals for Bob in his one-off appearance for Thistle.

His club-list included Clydesdale Colts, Hamilton Academical, Queen's Park, Corinthians, Sunderland, Walsall Town Swifts, Motherwell, St Bernard's, Scottish Amateurs and Partick Thistle.

Bob died on Sunday, 14th October, 1951, in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, aged 83.

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