Hugh Hamill
Hugh Hamill
Hugh Hamill
• Hugh Hamill, 1981 (SNS)

born in Scotland

Hugh Stewart Hamill was born on Sunday, 15th February, 1959, in Rhu, Argyll & Bute.

The 5' 10 (10st 10lbs) forward signed for Benny Rooney's Thistle in August, 1984, having most recently been with Queen of the South.

Aged 25, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 25th August, 1984, in a 2-1 defeat away to Motherwell in the SFL First Division.

Hugh scored his only two goals for Thistle on the same day; on Saturday, 1st September, 1984, in a 3-0 win at home to Falkirk in the SFL First Division.

He played his last game for the club on Saturday, 15th December, 1984, in a 5-1 defeat away to Falkirk in the SFL First Division, having appeared as a Jag on 9 occasions.

Hugh's club-list included Dumbarton United, Dumbarton, Balloch Juveniles, Hibernian, Dunfermline Athletic, Queen of the South, Partick Thistle and Vale of Leven.

Bio Extra

Midfielder, signed from Queen of the South, he had previously played with Hibs and Dunfermline. Began well with Thistle, scoring two goals against Falkirk, he was prone to ill-discipline and was sent-off against Airdrie for kicking John Martin on the head.


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