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Jimmy Brown (footballer born 1924)

Personal information
Full nameJames Brown
Date of birth16 February 1924
Place of birthCumnock, Scotland
Date of death2002
Playing positionCentre Forward

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James 'Jimmy' Brown (born 16 February 1924 in Cumnock, Scotland; died 2002) was a Scottish footballer who played as a centre forward for clubs in Scotland and England.

Brown was a prolific goal-scorer in a brief career following the Second World War, notably scoring 16 goals in just 18 games for Motherwell and being Bradford City's club top scorer in his one season at the club, in 1948 49, when he amassed 11 goals in 20 games. He also played for Chesterfield and the Queen of the South side of Billy Houliston, Roy Henderson, Jim Patterson and Dougie Sharpe. Brown then played for Carlisle United, before dropping down to the Carlisle and District League with Annan Athletic.

Category:1924 births

Category:2002 deaths

Category:Scottish footballers

Category:Scottish Football League players

Category:The Football League players

Category:Motherwell F.C. players

Category:Chesterfield F.C. players

Category:Bradford City A.F.C. players

Category:Queen of the South F.C. players

Category:Carlisle United F.C. players

Category:Annan Athletic F.C. players

Category:Watford F.C. wartime guest players

Category:People from Cumnock

Category:Kello Rovers F.C. players

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