Remembering past matches played by the Iron on August 19...
On this day in 1950, the Iron (a new nickname ahead of the season) played their first-ever game in the league along with Shrewsbury Town with both teams sharing a point to get off the mark in Division Three North.
The Iron's full record for August 19 is as follows:
|2017||LG 1||Iron 1-0 Oxford||Morris|
|2014||LG 1||Iron 0-2 Fleetwood|
|2006||LG 1||Rotherham 2-1 Iron||Sharp|
|2000||LD3||Iron 2-0 Kidderminster||Torpey, Graves|
|1995||LD3||Lincoln City 1-0 Iron|
|1980||DIV 4||Rochdale 4-0 Iron|
|1978||DIV 4||Port Vale 2-2 Iron||Wigg, Pilling|
|1967||DIV 3||Peterborough 1-1 Iron||Barton|
|1961||DIV 2||Iron 3-3 Brighton||Marriott (pen), Godfrey, Thomas|
|1950||DIV 3N||Iron 0-0 Shrewsbury|