Jimmy Galt

Jimmy Galt
Jimmy Galt
● Jimmy Galt (FFW)

born in Scotland

James Hill Galt was born on Tuesday, 11th August, 1885, in Saltcoats, North Ayrshire.

The defender signed for George Easton's Thistle on Friday, 8th December, 1916, having most recently been with Everton.

Aged 31, he made his debut appearance on Saturday, 9th December, 1916, in a 1-0 defeat at home to St Mirren in the Scottish Football League.

There were no goals for Jimmy during his spell with Thistle.

He played his second and final game for the club on Saturday, 23rd December, 1916, in a 2-0 defeat at home to Celtic in the Scottish Football League.

His club-list included Rangers, Ardeer Thistle, Ardrossan Winton Rovers, Everton, Fulham, Partick Thistle, Third Lanark, Clydebank FC and Alloa Athletic.

Jimmy died on Sunday, 17th November, 1935, in Glasgow, aged 50.


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