John Gilchrist
John Gilchrist
A. Player

probably born in Scotland

John Gilchrist was probably born in the 1860s or early 1870s, and is most likely to be Scottish. *

The forward joined Thistle in 1890.

He made his first known appearance on Saturday, 16th August, 1890, in a 9-6 friendly win away to Port Glasgow Athletic.

John scored his first known goal for Thistle on Saturday, 23rd August, 1890, in a 4-2 friendly win at home to Methlan Park.

He scored the last of his 39 known goals on Saturday, 10th March, 1894, in a 13-1 win at home to Glasgow Thistle in the SFL Second Division.

He played his last known game for the club on Saturday, 2nd January, 1896, in a 3-0 friendly win away to Dundee, having clocked up at least 113 appearances for the Thistle.

His known club-list included only Partick Thistle.

We don't know where or when John died. *

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compiled from our All Games criteria.
Goal(s) Match
goal.png 23.08.1890 Methlan Park [h] W4-2 (Friendly)
goal.png 30.08.1890 Raith Rovers [a] W5-4 (Friendly)
goal.pnggoal.png 13.09.1890 Airdrieonians [h] W5-3 (Friendly)
goal.png 18.10.1890 Dykebar [a] L4-5 (Friendly)
goal.png 01.01.1891 Bootle [a] D2-2 (Friendly)
goal.png 07.02.1891 Kilbirnie [h] W5-1 (Friendly)
goal.png 14.02.1891 Dykebar [h] W3-1 (Friendly)
goal.png 07.03.1891 Linthouse [h] L2-8 (Friendly)
goal.png 18.04.1891 Queen's Park [a] L1-2 (Glasgow Charity Cup Semi Final)
goal.png 25.04.1891 Kilbirnie [a] L1-4 (Friendly)
goal.png 03.10.1891 Cathcart [h] W5-0 (Glasgow Cup 1st Round replay)
goal.png 05.12.1891 Port Glasgow Athletic [h] W2-1 (Scottish Alliance - game 10)
goal.png 12.12.1891 Northern [a] L4-9 (Scottish Alliance - game 11)
goal.png 13.02.1892 Kilmarnock [h] W3-2 (Scottish Alliance - game 15)
goal.pnggoal.png 12.03.1892 Northern [h] W7-3 (Scottish Alliance - game 18)
goal.png 26.03.1892 Vale of Leven [h] L3-4 (Friendly)
goal.png 02.04.1892 Bootle [a] L1-9 (Friendly)
goal.png 27.08.1892 St Bernard's [h] L3-4 (Scottish Alliance - game 2)
goal.png 03.09.1892 Royal Albert [h] D3-3 (Friendly)
goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 21.01.1893 Airdrieonians [h] W6-3 (Scottish Alliance - game 6)
goal.pnggoal.png 25.02.1893 Kilmarnock [h] W2-0 (Scottish Alliance - game 10)
goal.png 04.03.1893 Vale of Leven [h] L1-3 (Scottish Alliance - game 11)
goal.pnggoal.pnggoal.png 25.03.1893 Cowlairs [h] L3-5 (Scottish Alliance - game 14)
goal.png 01.04.1893 Thornliebank [h] W5-1 (Friendly)
goal.pnggoal.png 22.04.1893 Glasgow Thistle [h] W4-0 (Scottish Alliance - game 16)
goal.png 29.04.1893 Linthouse [a] L2-3 (Scottish Alliance - game 17)
goal.png 23.09.1893 Northern [h] W2-0 (Friendly)
goal.pnggoal.png 28.10.1893 Linthouse [h] W7-2 (Friendly)
goal.pnggoal.png 10.03.1894 Glasgow Thistle [h] W13-1 (SFL Second Division - game 16)

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