1955/56

Matches

These tables list the matches played by Peterborough United during the 1955/56 season.

First Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1955-08-20 Mansfield Town Reserves 1 - 5 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-08-22 York City Reserves 4 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,500
1955-08-25 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Wisbech Town Bancroft Cup 6,400
1955-08-27 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Notts County Reserves Midland League 9,841
1955-08-29 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 York City Reserves Midland League 8,600
1955-09-03 Bradford City Reserves 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-09-05 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Rotherham Utd Reserves Midland League 10,019
1955-09-07 Wisbech Town 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Bancroft Cup -
1955-09-10 Peterborough Utd 6 - 0 Scarborough Midland League 9,224
1955-09-12 Rotherham Utd Reserves 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-09-17 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-09-20 Denaby Utd 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,530
1955-09-24 Peterborough Utd 5 - 0 Chatham Town Friendly 7,038
1955-09-26 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Denaby Utd Midland League 7,378
1955-10-01 Worksop Town 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-10-04 Grimsby Town Reserves 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1955-10-08 Boston Utd 2 - 5 Peterborough Utd Midland League 9,656
1955-10-15 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Doncaster Rovers Reserves Midland League 9,935
1955-10-24 Gravesend & Northfleet 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Friendly 3,200
1955-10-29 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Nottingham Forest Reserves Midland League 10,398
1955-11-05 Ilkeston Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 9,492
1955-11-12 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Hull City Reserves Midland League 9,955
1955-11-19 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Ipswich Town FA Cup 20,671
1955-11-26 Peterborough Utd 6 - 1 Lincoln City Reserves Midland League 8,745
1955-12-03 Corby Town 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 4,500
1955-12-10 Swindon Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd FA Cup 23,983
1955-12-15 Peterborough Utd 1 - 2 Swindon Town FA Cup 16,672
1955-12-17 Peterborough Utd 2 - 0 Mansfield Town Reserves Midland League 5,658
1955-12-24 Notts County Reserves 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,000
1955-12-26 Grantham 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 3,867
1955-12-27 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Grantham Midland League 10,800
1955-12-31 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Bradford City Reserves Midland League 8,805
1956-01-07 King's Lynn 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 8,110
1956-01-14 Scarborough 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,551
1956-01-21 Peterborough Utd 3 - 0 Scunthorpe & Lindsey Utd Reserves Midland League 9,200
1956-01-28 Peterborough Utd 4 - 2 King's Lynn Midland League 10,178
1956-02-11 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Worksop Town Midland League 6,185
1956-02-14 Watford 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Friendly 1,708
1956-02-18 Peterborough Utd 1 - 0 Boston Utd Midland League 11,412
1956-02-25 Doncaster Rovers Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League 1,683
1956-03-03 Peterborough Utd 0 - 0 Huddersfield Town Friendly 9,026
1956-03-07 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves 3 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-03-10 Nottingham Forest Reserves 1 - 0 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-03-17 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 Grimsby Town Reserves Midland League 8,873
1956-03-22 Cambridge Utd 1 - 5 Peterborough Utd Hunts Premier Cup -
1956-03-24 Peterborough Utd 7 - 2 Rothwell Town Maunsell Cup 6,156
1956-03-26 Frickley Colliery 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-03-30 Peterborough Utd 3 - 1 Wisbech Town Midland League 10,986
1956-03-31 Peterborough Utd 1 - 0 Bradford (Park Avenue) Reserves Midland League 8,715
1956-04-02 Wisbech Town 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Midland League 6,758
1956-04-05 Peterborough Utd 1 - 1 Gainsborough Trinity Midland League 5,535
1956-04-07 Lincoln City Reserves 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-04-12 Goole Town 1 - 7 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-04-14 Peterborough Utd 4 - 0 Corby Town Midland League 7,382
1956-04-16 Peterborough Utd 7 - 0 Goole Town Midland League 6,145
1956-04-17 Wisbech Town 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Friendly 4,000
1956-04-19 Corby Town 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Maunsell Cup -
1956-04-21 Gainsborough Trinity 0 - 3 Peterborough Utd Midland League -
1956-04-23 Hull City Reserves 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Midland League 200
1956-04-25 Northampton Town 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd Friendly 1,500
1956-04-28 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Frickley Colliery Midland League 8,201
1956-04-30 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Watford Friendly 3,155
1956-05-02 Peterborough Utd 5 - 1 Grantham Friendly 1,400
1956-05-04 Peterborough Utd 2 - 2 Rotherham Utd Reserves Hospital Cup 4,542
1956-05-10 Peterborough Utd 2 - 1 March Town Utd Hunts Premier Cup 2,600
1956-05-12 Peterborough Utd 4 - 1 Eynesbury Rovers Hunts Premier Cup 3,500

Reserves

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1955-08-20 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 0 Chelmsford City Reserves Eastern Counties League 6,109
1955-08-22 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 March Town Utd Eastern Counties League 5,792
1955-08-27 Eynesbury Rovers 2 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League Cup -
1955-08-29 Holbeach Utd 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-09-03 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 2 Clacton Town Eastern Counties League 6,129
1955-09-06 March Town Utd 4 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-09-12 Peterborough Utd Reserves 4 - 1 Holbeach Utd Eastern Counties League 4,277
1955-09-17 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 1 Norwich City A Eastern Counties League 5,700
1955-10-01 Peterborough Utd Reserves 1 - 1 Great Yarmouth Town Eastern Counties League 6,040
1955-10-08 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Harwich & Parkeston Eastern Counties League 2,760
1955-10-22 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 0 Stowmarket Town Eastern Counties League 3,731
1955-10-29 Sudbury Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 1,500
1955-11-12 Colchester Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-11-15 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 West Ham Utd A Eastern Counties League -
1955-11-19 Chelmsford City Reserves 1 - 6 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 2,500
1955-11-26 Clacton Town 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-12-03 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 2 Gorleston Eastern Counties League 3,444
1955-12-10 Tottenham Hotspur A 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-12-24 West Ham Utd A 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-12-26 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 0 Spalding Utd Eastern Counties League 4,600
1955-12-27 Spalding Utd 0 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1955-12-31 Bury Town 0 - 0 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-01-07 Peterborough Utd Reserves 8 - 0 Biggleswade Town Eastern Counties League 1,885
1956-01-14 Peterborough Utd Reserves 3 - 0 Cambridge Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 3,381
1956-01-21 Cambridge Utd Reserves 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-01-28 Lowestoft Town 3 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-02-04 Norwich City A 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-02-25 Peterborough Utd Reserves 5 - 3 Lowestoft Town Eastern Counties League 4,000
1956-03-03 Stowmarket Town 0 - 3 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-03-17 Biggleswade Town 1 - 7 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-03-30 Eynesbury Rovers 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-03-31 Great Yarmouth Town 0 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-04-02 Peterborough Utd Reserves 9 - 1 Eynesbury Rovers Eastern Counties League 9,000
1956-04-07 Peterborough Utd Reserves 8 - 1 Bury Town Eastern Counties League 5,200
1956-04-14 Gorleston 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-04-21 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 1 Tottenham Hotspur A Eastern Counties League 6,000
1956-04-23 Peterborough Utd Reserves 2 - 0 Sudbury Town Eastern Counties League 4,052
1956-05-02 Harwich & Parkeston 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League -
1956-05-05 Peterborough Utd Reserves 6 - 0 Colchester Utd Reserves Eastern Counties League 5,402

A Team

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1955-08-20 Sutton Bridge 0 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-08-23 March Town Utd Reserves 6 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-08-27 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 3 March Town Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-09-03 Peterborough Utd A 0 - 1 Cambridge Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-09-17 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 1 Upwell Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-09-24 Peterborough Utd A 5 - 0 Sutton Bridge Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-10-01 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 0 Bourne Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-10-08 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 9 King's Lynn Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-10-15 Bourne Town Reserves 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-10-22 Peterborough Utd A 8 - 3 Chatteris Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-10-29 Morton 3 - 5 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Senior Cup -
1955-11-26 Chatteris Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-12-03 Parson Drove 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Northants Senior Cup -
1955-12-10 Peterborough Utd A 6 - 0 Parson Drove Northants Senior Cup -
1955-12-17 Peterborough Utd A 9 - 1 Crowland Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-12-24 King's Lynn Reserves 1 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1955-12-31 Crowland Town 3 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-01-07 Wisbech Town Reserves 5 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Senior Cup -
1956-01-14 Cambridge Utd Reserves 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-01-21 Peterborough Utd A 5 - 1 Stamford Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-02-04 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 3 Somersham Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-02-08 Peterborough Utd A 4 - 3 Downham Town Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-02-25 Upwell 1 - 13 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-03-03 Peterborough Utd A 3 - 0 Holbeach Utd Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-03-10 Peterborough Utd A 2 - 2 Wisbech Town Reserves Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-03-17 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 4 Exning Utd Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-03-31 Stamford Reserves 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-04-02 Holbeach Utd Reserves 2 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-04-07 Downham Town 1 - 1 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-04-21 Exning Utd 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-04-28 Ely City 3 - 0 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-05-01 Somersham Town 0 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-05-04 Wisbech Town Reserves 3 - 3 Peterborough Utd A Peterborough Premier Division -
1956-05-05 Peterborough Utd A 1 - 3 Ely City Peterborough Premier Division 200

Under-18s

Date Home Team Score Away Team Competition Attendance
1955-08-30 Newalls Sports Under-18s 1 - 2 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-09-03 Northern Star Under-18s 2 - 9 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-09-13 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 8 - 3 Newalls Sports Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-09-17 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 5 - 2 Perkins Sports Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-09-24 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 12 - 0 Brotherhoods Sports Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-10-22 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-11-05 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 12 - 0 Mirrlees Blackstone Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1955-12-10 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 20 - 0 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s Peterborough Minor Cup -
1955-12-17 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 5 - 4 Lilford Technical School Under-18s Northants FA Boys U18 Cup -
1955-12-31 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 0 - 1 Fletton Youth Club Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-01-21 Irthlingborough Diamonds Under-18s 1 - 6 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Northants FA Boys U18 Cup -
1956-02-11 Thorney Under-18s 2 - 2 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-03-03 Thorney Under-18s 1 - 10 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Minor Cup -
1956-03-17 Newalls Sports Under-18s 1 - 7 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Northants FA Boys U18 Cup -
1956-03-24 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 9 - 2 Thorney Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-03-31 Bourne Town Under-18s 2 - 1 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-04-07 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 2 - 1 Bourne Town Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-04-23 Peterborough Utd Under-18s 12 - 0 Westwood Works Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-04-25 Perkins Sports Under-18s 0 - 8 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League 1,700
1956-04-28 Brotherhoods Sports Under-18s 2 - 4 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -
1956-04-30 Westwood Works Under-18s 0 - 2 Peterborough Utd Under-18s Peterborough Junior League -