Auntie Julia (Trotter) - Arthur's late sister who kept the cuttings from his schoolboys days.
Brian Leng - Co Author of The Teams of Sunderland AFC who supplied & gave permission for the use of some of his photographs.
Numerous, unknown people who over the years gave the family many of the items you see in this website
Mike Ellison, cousin, for all his help & guidance
1973 Sunderland AFC Banter Page For All Mackems (facebook)
A love supreme, independent Sunderland fanzine
Durham County Schools Association
We are Wearside an independant SAFC fan blog.
Sunderland Antiquarian Society - for
anything to do with the history of the city of Sunderland.
Linfield Football Club
Rob Mason, Sunderland AFC. Thanks for your interest, help and publicity
Sunderland Antiquarian Society for
their contribution of photographs
Eamon Lavery of the SAFC Northern Ireland
supporters branch - see facebook
Andrew Conn, Media Director of
Linfield Football club for all the information about Arthur's "Linfield" career