SPIREITES RETRO: 1970s and 1980s picture special

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 17th July 1974'Chesterfield FC report back for the new season. Pklaying staff pictured with officials Mr F Tuckley (director) Joe Shaw, manager and E Brocklehurst director.
Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 17th July 1974'Chesterfield FC report back for the new season. Pklaying staff pictured with officials Mr F Tuckley (director) Joe Shaw, manager and E Brocklehurst director.

Today we look back at some of the Spireites’ squads from the 1970s and 1980s.

We’ve trawled through the Derbyshire Times’ archives to pick out some of the players and photos from years gone by.

Sport Retro Chesterfield FC fans and players celebrate after winning Anglo Scottish Cup 31st March 1981

Sport Retro Chesterfield FC fans and players celebrate after winning Anglo Scottish Cup 31st March 1981

But we don’t just want to show you our pictures - we need you, the club’s fans, to let us know what you would like to reminisce about.

You can get in touch with us by sending us an email and your pictures to sport.nmsy@jpress.co.uk.

Alternatively, you can ring the sportsdesk on 01246 504676.

You can also drop us a tweet with your pictures and suggestions. Our Twitter handle is @D_Times.

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 7th August 1979'bl-r: C Prophett, P Walker, L Hunter, G Letheren, B Green, P Tingay, G Pollard, E Moss, G Simpson'Fl-r: A Birth, G Chamberlain, S Cammack, A Kowalski, C Tartt, G Salmons, S O Neil, K Burton and A Crawford

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 7th August 1979'bl-r: C Prophett, P Walker, L Hunter, G Letheren, B Green, P Tingay, G Pollard, E Moss, G Simpson'Fl-r: A Birth, G Chamberlain, S Cammack, A Kowalski, C Tartt, G Salmons, S O Neil, K Burton and A Crawford

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 23rd July 1985'bl-r: Andy Wood, Tony Reid, Steve Kendall, Jim Brown, Steve Spooner, Paul Batty, Charlie Williamson'ml-r: Mick Henderson, Phil Walker,Brian Scrimgeour, Ernie Moss, Les Hunter, Jamie Hewitt, Andy Taylor'fl-r: Phil Brown, Sean O Neill, Steve Baines, John Duncan, Kevin Randall, Mick Hoskins, Brian Ferguson and Dave Coldwell

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 23rd July 1985'bl-r: Andy Wood, Tony Reid, Steve Kendall, Jim Brown, Steve Spooner, Paul Batty, Charlie Williamson'ml-r: Mick Henderson, Phil Walker,Brian Scrimgeour, Ernie Moss, Les Hunter, Jamie Hewitt, Andy Taylor'fl-r: Phil Brown, Sean O Neill, Steve Baines, John Duncan, Kevin Randall, Mick Hoskins, Brian Ferguson and Dave Coldwell

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 19th August 1983'P Brown, D Layne, P Richardson, J Morrisroe, M Hoskin, A Haywood, L robinson, A Shone and S Taylor'Middle W White, S Spooner, M Gooding, S Waddington, S Baines, J Duncan, C Plumer, A Birch, B Klug, 'Bl-r: J Clayton, M Henderson, B Scrimgeour, S Kendall, P Gregory, J Brown, G Bellamy, J Partridge, S O Neill and K Randall

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 19th August 1983'P Brown, D Layne, P Richardson, J Morrisroe, M Hoskin, A Haywood, L robinson, A Shone and S Taylor'Middle W White, S Spooner, M Gooding, S Waddington, S Baines, J Duncan, C Plumer, A Birch, B Klug, 'Bl-r: J Clayton, M Henderson, B Scrimgeour, S Kendall, P Gregory, J Brown, G Bellamy, J Partridge, S O Neill and K Randall

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 16th July 1976

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 16th July 1976

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 14th July 1984'Chesterfield Football Club reported back for training

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 14th July 1984'Chesterfield Football Club reported back for training

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 4th August 1986'bl-r: Brian Ferguson, Andy Kowalski, Gary Bellamy, Ernie Moss, Jim, Brown, Brian Scrimgeour, Dave Caldwell, Jamie Hewitt, Andy Taylor'middle l-r: Phil Brown, Tony Reid, Oliver Bernadue, Kevin Randall, assistnt manager, Mick Henderson, captain, John Duncan manager, Tony Coyle, Lee Coombes and Charlie Williamson, 'Fl-r: Darren Wood, Keith Jones, Richard Marriott, Robert Elliott, Simon Harrison, Steve Stoppard, Simon Grisedale and Jason McDonald

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 4th August 1986'bl-r: Brian Ferguson, Andy Kowalski, Gary Bellamy, Ernie Moss, Jim, Brown, Brian Scrimgeour, Dave Caldwell, Jamie Hewitt, Andy Taylor'middle l-r: Phil Brown, Tony Reid, Oliver Bernadue, Kevin Randall, assistnt manager, Mick Henderson, captain, John Duncan manager, Tony Coyle, Lee Coombes and Charlie Williamson, 'Fl-r: Darren Wood, Keith Jones, Richard Marriott, Robert Elliott, Simon Harrison, Steve Stoppard, Simon Grisedale and Jason McDonald

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 10th August 1987'fl-r: Richard Marriott, Dave Hoole, Bob Bloomer, Tony Reid, Dave Waller, Tony Coyle, Kevin Randall, Mick Henderson, Brian Ferguson, Kevin Ely, Andy Wood, Andy Tylor, Reece Simpson, Sean Sanderson, 'Ml-r: Paddy McGeeny, Dave Perry, Lee Rodgers, Darren Wood, Simon Harrison, Jim Brown, Dave Caldwell, Carl Bradshaw, Jamie Hewitt, Triston Benjamin, Derek Walker'Bl-r: Keith Jones, David Hoole, Gavin McDonald, Darren Trueman, Simon Grisdale, Martin Barber, Steven Stoppard, Mark Hedley and Anthony Briffa.

Sport Retro - Chesterfield FC team 10th August 1987'fl-r: Richard Marriott, Dave Hoole, Bob Bloomer, Tony Reid, Dave Waller, Tony Coyle, Kevin Randall, Mick Henderson, Brian Ferguson, Kevin Ely, Andy Wood, Andy Tylor, Reece Simpson, Sean Sanderson, 'Ml-r: Paddy McGeeny, Dave Perry, Lee Rodgers, Darren Wood, Simon Harrison, Jim Brown, Dave Caldwell, Carl Bradshaw, Jamie Hewitt, Triston Benjamin, Derek Walker'Bl-r: Keith Jones, David Hoole, Gavin McDonald, Darren Trueman, Simon Grisdale, Martin Barber, Steven Stoppard, Mark Hedley and Anthony Briffa.