Remembering past matches played by the Iron on April 27...
Scunthorpe United were relegated from League One despite beating Swindon On This Day in 2013.
James Collins tapped in his 18th goal of the season to give the visitors the lead before Michael Collins slotted home from eight yards to level.
Mark Duffy's penalty gave the Iron the lead after James Alabi was fouled by Aden Flint and Karl Hawley fired in from close range late on.
But Scunthorpe dropped into League Two as Colchester won at Carlisle to finish three points ahead of Brian Laws' side.
Overall playing record for April 27: Played 13, Won 3, Drawn 3, Lost 7, Scored 15, Conceded 17.
The Iron's full record for April 27 is as follows:
|2013||LG 1||Iron 3-1 Swindon||Collins, Duffy, Hawley|
|1999||DIV 3||Halifax 1-0 Iron|
|1996||DIV 3||Scarborough 1-4 Iron||McFarlane, Clarkson, D'Auria (2)|
|1991||DIV 4||Iron 3-0 Chesterfield||Daws, Flounders (2)|
|1985||DIV 4||Wrexham 2-1 Iron||Cammack|
|1984||DIV 3||Iron 0-1 Millwall|
|1974||DIV 4||Iron 0-1 Workington|
|1968||DIV 3||Reading 2-1 Iron||Colquhoun|
|1965||DIV 3||Brentford 4-0 Iron|
|1957||DIV 3N||Iron 0-0 Oldham|
|1955||DIV 3N||Darlington 1-1 Iron||Whitfield|
|1954||DIV 3N||Tranmere 1-1 Iron||Jones|
|1953||DIV 3N||Iron 1-2 Wrexham||Brown|