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 John C. “Spider” Brackenborough

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John C. “Spider” Brackenborough

Birth
Parry Sound, Parry Sound District, Ontario, Canada
Death 8 Jul 1993 (aged 96)
Dunedin, Pinellas County, Florida, USA
Burial Clearwater, Pinellas County, Florida, USA
Memorial ID 9768201 View Source
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Professional Hockey Player. A native of Parry Sound, Ontario, Brackenborough played the position of Left Wing for teams in the NHL, NOHA, OHA-Sr, and he OCHL hockey leagues. At 5'11", and 170lbs, Brackenborough played for the Ottawa Grand Trunk from 1915 to 1919, Depot Harbour from 1919 to 1920, North Bay Trappers from 1920 to 1922, Hamilton Tigers from 1922 to 1924, Galt Terriers from 1924 to 1925, and the Boston Bruins from 1925 to 1926. After his hockey career was over due to an eye injury in a game on February 28, 1924, Brackenborough moved to Sturgis, Michigan, and later Dunedin, Florida. Brackenborough passed away in July 1993 at the age of 96 in Dunedin, Florida.

Bio by: Kris 'Peterborough K' Peterson

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