Monthly Archives: October 2012

Jimmy McGrory

The Celtic Graves Society is proud to announce that there will be a ceremony to mark the 30th anniversary of

JAMES EDWARD McGRORY

Player 1922-1937
Manager 1945-1965

At St Peter’s Cemetery, Dalbeth, London Road, Glasgow on Saturday 27th October 2012 at 12pm

Attendees at the event will include:

Representative of Celtic Football Club
Father John Sweeney – Holy Cross Church
John Cairney – Speaking on behalf of the CGS
Representatives from St Roch’s Football Club

“Jimmy McGrory leaves memories of the finest and of deeds in our colours that will never fade” – Willie Maley

Honours with Celtic:

Scottish League 1925-26, 1935-36
Scottish Cup 1925, 1927, 1931, 1933, 1937
Glasgow Cup 1927, 1928, 1929, 1931
Glasgow Charity Cup 1926, 1936, 1937

Top League goalscorer in Europe in seasons 1926-27 (49 goals) and 1935-6 (50 goals)
A career total of 550 goals in 547 games
Manager of the Celtic team which won the 1957 League Cup Final by a British record margin in a domestic cup final of 7-1 against Rangers

For more information please visit:

www.celticgraves.com