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  1. DoDTS

    ROCHDALE away memories?

    Good Friday and it's Rochdale away, have you been before any memories? We have played at Rochdale 23 times and have a good record there having won nine drawn six and lost eight, to jog your memory these are the matches: 1958.-59 Division Three 1-1 1960-61 League Cup Rd 2 2-5 1966-67...
  2. B.B.The Legend Lives On.

    Memory Lane John McKinven

    It is with deep sadness that I have heard of the death of former Shrimper John McKinven on July 25th.aged 73. He was one of my early hero's who joined Southend from Raith Rovers as an inside left. It was however when he switched to outside left that he became a real crowd favourite. His nickname...
  3. Memory Lane 1st memory

    First post just looking back on database trying to work out first game i saw probably v shrewsbury 1964 won 1-0.Dad lifted me over turnstile and bunged operator 2 bob (10p) to get into paddock(east stand).Vivid memories of two wingers John Mckinven thinnest whitest legs ever saw and Derek...
  4. Yorkshire Blue

    Memory Lane John McKinven v Bill Garner 1:7 - poll added

    Vying to join Sammy McCrory and Peter Watson in the next round, we have John McKinven and Bill Garner. Your reminiscences please.
  5. sufcintheprem


    I'm pretty sure against Cardiff, Darryl made his 300th appearance for the club (incl 3 substitute) making Birmingham (should he play the next two) his 300th start for the club. According to Robin's ever-reliable datatbase, he's currently 15th in our all-time appearances and only...
  6. Xàbia Shrimper

    100 Best ...

    Let's start our own ShrimperZone centenary celebrations by picking 100 players who have turned out for Southend United. But let's choose them on a personal level in YOUR lifetime - first come, first served (no repeats) - with your reason WHY you choose this player. We all have different...
  7. Southend programme

    Yesterday I was handed a 1961 Southend V Grimsby programme that's in mint condition! I was well chuffed and the photo on the front of the Hall is qaulity! Starting line up for that day was as follows; Goy Williamson Anderson Grievson...