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Highest (and Lowest) Attendances
Football League
Highest at the Vic' - Highest away from home - Lowest at the Vic' - Lowest away from home

Date Opposition Score Scorers Att
Highest Home Attendances
09/10/1948 Hull City 0-2   17,118
26/08/1957 Darlington 5-1 Lumley 2, Willis 2, Smith 15,176
30/08/1948 Darlington 0-1   14,585
20/10/1956 Darlington 2-1 McGuigan, Devlin (og) 13,202
28/09/1946 Rotherham United 2-1 Scott, Moses 12,800
13/09/1948 Rotherham United 1-4 Richardson 12,777
09/02/1957 Accrington Stanley(1) 2-1 Johnson, Smith 12,518
01/01/1955 Carlisle United 1-0 Richardson 12,445
25/12/1954 Darlington 1-0 Harden 12,430
22/09/1956 Carlisle United 2-1 Robinson, Luke 12,267
03/09/1951 Gateshead(1) 1-0 Wildon 12,225
03/10/1936 Chester 0-1   12,220
05/09/1949 Gateshead(1) 3-5 Harden 2, Burnett 12,078
06/10/1956 Derby County 2-1 Anderson, Johnson 12,072
14/04/1952 Oldham Athletic 1-1 Newton 12,013
24/08/1953 York City 2-2 McLaughlin, McGuigan 11,854
23/03/1957 Workington 2-1 Rayment, Johnson 11,794
18/03/1922 Darlington 0-0   11,700
31/08/1957 Chester 2-1 P Thompson, Smith 11,629
29/12/1951 Lincoln City 1-1 Wildon 11,420
26/04/1968 Chesterfield 2-1 Hepplewhite, Cummings 11,399
20/08/1951 Crewe Alexandra 3-0 Wildon, McGuigan, McClure 11,394
09/09/1957 Oldham Athletic 4-1 Luke 2, Smith 2 11,084
08/09/1951 Chester 2-1 Harden 2 11,053
11/05/1968 Swansea Town 2-0 Wright, McGovern 11,011
08/10/1949 Lincoln City 2-1 Wildon, Harden 10,871
01/09/1952 Halifax Town 0-0   10,826
14/09/1957 Tranmere Rovers 1-1 Smith 10,823
08/09/1956 Bradford City 2-0 Johnson, McGuigan 10,821
22/08/1960 Peterborough United 0-2   10,784
23/08/1952 Accrington Stanley(1) 4-1 McGuigan, Elder, Weatherspoon, McClure 10,765
03/10/1964 Millwall 1-0 Thompson 10,734
25/12/1951 Mansfield Town 2-0 Wildon, Newton 10,542
27/08/1949 Rochdale 1-2 Owens 10,519
10/09/1956 Southport 5-2 Lumley, Rankin (og), Stamper, Johnson, Luke 10,474
21/08/1948 Rochdale 6-1 Price, Hawkins 2, Richardson 2, Watson (og) 10,383
24/03/1956 Grimsby Town 1-2 Rayment 10,360
19/08/1950 Crewe Alexandra 0-2   10,359
03/11/1956 Halifax Town 0-1   10,273
24/09/1956 Tranmere Rovers 5-1 Johnson 4, Luke 10,219
Highest Away Attendances
05/03/1949 Hull City 0-2   35,357
26/12/1946 Hull City 1-1 Sloan 30,064
08/09/2007 Leeds United 0-2   26,877
11/10/1947 Hull City 0-5   25,414
16/02/1957 Derby County 0-2   24,644
02/04/1929 Bradford City 1-4 Dixon 24,630
26/12/2002 Hull City 0-2   22,319
22/11/2008 Leeds United 1-4 Porter 22,182
12/01/1957 Bradford City 1-1 Smith 22,126
04/02/1950 Stockport County 0-1   20,873
07/04/1969 Watford 0-0   20,771
15/02/2004 Sheffield Wednesday 0-1   20,732
05/09/1953 Port Vale 1-3 Burnett 20,052
01/05/1948 Lincoln City 0-5   20,024
20/11/2004 Sheffield Wednesday 0-2   19,919
04/02/1969 Swindon Town 1-1 Thompson 19,124
03/09/1960 Crystal Palace 2-2 MacGregor, Folland 19,099
27/09/2008 Leicester City 0-1   18,578
02/05/1988 Wolverhampton Wanderers 0-2   17,895
18/10/1952 Oldham Athletic 2-4 Wildon 2 17,833
08/10/2005 Nottingham Forest 0-2   17,586
27/12/1954 Darlington 1-0 Harden 17,576
06/10/2007 Nottingham Forest 1-2 Barker 17,520
17/04/1993 Stoke City 1-0 Johnrose 17,331
08/03/2005 Hull City 0-1   17,112
02/01/1978 Watford 0-1   16,866
03/05/1980 Huddersfield Town 1-2 Linacre 16,807
01/10/1958 Crystal Palace 2-1 Thompson, Luke 16,596
01/10/1949 Doncaster Rovers 0-0   16,155
11/04/1952 Oldham Athletic 2-5 Willetts (pen), McClure 15,972
06/09/1948 Rotherham United 1-2 Richardson 15,468
29/08/1960 Peterborough United 2-3 Johnson 2 15,245
13/12/2003 Queens Park Rangers 1-4 E Williams 15,003
07/09/1950 Carlisle United 0-1   14,780
16/10/1948 Doncaster Rovers 0-0   14,766
12/09/1959 Crystal Palace 2-5 Smith, Langland 14,722
12/11/1955 Grimsby Town 0-1   14,481
03/11/1979 Portsmouth 1-2 Newton 14,295
06/09/1947 Carlisle United 1-1 Simpson 14,223
18/10/1958 Millwall 2-3 Smith 2 14,157
Lowest Home Attendances
05/05/1984 Stockport County 1-2 P Linacre 790
02/05/1983 Colchester United 1-4 Linacre 804
07/05/1988 Hereford United 1-2 Toman 823
22/12/1973 Scunthorpe United 3-0 Goad, Moore 2 844
07/03/1931 Crewe Alexandra 2-0 Simmons 2 853
11/09/1982 Northampton Town 2-1 Bird, Hogan 947
17/03/1984 Torquay United 2-1 Bird, Dobson 969
15/10/1983 Wrexham 1-1 Bird 982
14/04/1984 Colchester United 0-0   1,001
28/08/1982 Scunthorpe United 0-0   1,009
07/05/1983 Rochdale 3-0 Hogan (pen), Staff, Dobson 1,015
07/03/1987 Aldershot 1-1 Toman 1,018
05/11/1983 Hereford United 0-0   1,021
19/02/1983 Stockport County 3-2 Lawrence 2 (1 pen), Dobson 1,029
09/04/1983 Chester 1-0 Dobson 1,039
22/03/1994 Cardiff City 3-0 Olsson, Southall (pen), Houchen 1,077
06/11/1982 Wimbledon 1-0 Linacre 1,081
28/04/1934 Rotherham United 4-0 Hardy 2, Hewitt, Pedwell 1,083
18/03/1987 Exeter City 1-0 Shoulder 1,092
08/12/1973 Barnsley 1-2 Gauden 1,101
30/04/1988 Cardiff City 0-1   1,101
05/09/1987 Leyton Orient 2-2 Toman, Baker 1,110
11/02/1997 Cardiff City 2-3 Beech 2 1,120
29/10/1983 Bury 1-3 Dixon 1,125
23/04/1983 Swindon Town 1-2 Dobson 1,126
29/04/1933 Southport 4-2 Wigham, Pedwell, Hewitt 2 1,135
03/04/1985 Stockport County 5-1 Borthwick, Dixon (pen), Dobson 2, Brown 1,148
19/10/1983 Chester City 1-1 Bird 1,150
26/03/1983 Hereford United 0-1   1,151
12/02/1983 Torquay United 0-2   1,159
12/01/1983 Peterborough United 0-0   1,161
04/04/1987 Rochdale 1-1 Shoulder (pen) 1,168
18/04/1977 Swansea City 2-2 Goad, McMordie 1,169
24/04/1987 Tranmere Rovers 1-1 Toman 1,195
12/03/1996 Fulham 1-0 Conlon 1,198
27/04/1985 Aldershot 1-0 Taylor 1,201
30/04/1977 Aldershot 0-2   1,202
05/05/1982 Mansfield Town 3-0 Newton, Staff, J Linacre 1,202
12/05/1984 Reading 3-3 D Linighan, P Linacre, Dobson 1,214
10/11/1973 Crewe Alexandra 1-0 Ward 1,221
Lowest Away Attendances
02/04/1977 Rochdale 1-0 Cunningham 858
23/04/1988 Halifax Town 1-3 Baker 876
07/05/1977 Southport 2-1 Turnbull, Bielby 880
30/04/1985 Rochdale 3-4 Dixon (pen), Dobson, Gavin 910
21/09/1985 Torquay United 3-1 Borthwick, Honour 2 946
25/02/1986 Wrexham 0-1   957
04/04/1978 Rochdale 1-0 Houchen 972
07/09/1982 Rochdale 0-2   987
18/04/1925 Durham City 1-0 W Smith 1,000
19/09/1975 Southport 4-2 Johnson, McMahon, Moore, D Smith 1,012
14/05/1979 Halifax Town 4-2 Lawrence 4 1,012
20/12/1985 Crewe Alexandra 0-0   1,070
22/02/1992 Chester City 0-2   1,072
10/04/1984 Northampton Town 1-1 Staff 1,109
20/04/1987 Halifax Town 0-1   1,115
16/03/1982 Crewe Alexandra 2-1 Houchen, Hogan 1,116
20/12/1975 Rochdale 1-1 Scaife 1,156
18/04/1986 Tranmere Rovers 2-4 Shoulder (pen), Hogan 1,161
24/03/1984 Wrexham 4-1 Dobson 3, Barker 1,181
15/04/1985 Northampton Town 0-2   1,181
27/02/1926 Barrow 4-1 Boland, Robinson 2, Birtles 1,187
20/03/1976 Newport County 1-0 Moore 1,230
04/12/1982 Chester 1-2 Lane (og) 1,243
29/04/1983 Halifax Town 1-1 Dobson 1,245
05/04/1986 Aldershot 1-0 Walker 1,277
20/10/1984 Torquay United 1-0 Mooney (og) 1,285
29/03/1975 Rochdale 0-3   1,297
01/05/1982 Halifax Town 0-2   1,305
22/04/1974 Stockport County 1-1 Gauden 1,311
26/12/1973 Workington 2-0 Moore, Gauden (pen) 1,312
28/02/1987 Crewe Alexandra 0-1   1,314
15/04/1975 Workington 1-1 Moore 1,319
07/05/1987 Cardiff City 0-4   1,334
24/04/1979 Scunthorpe United 1-3 Houchen 1,339
08/11/1969 Workington 3-1 Trail, Young, Parry 1,351
26/04/1994 Barnet 2-3 Southall, Olsson 1,352
23/10/2001 Macclesfield Town 1-0 Boyd 1,356
07/12/1974 Doncaster Rovers 0-3   1,357
03/11/1984 Wrexham 1-1 Taylor 1,368
23/03/1974 Crewe Alexandra 3-1 Ward 2, K McMahon 1,370

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