A postcard showing the Hyde FC team of the season 1913/14.
Hyde FC were formed in 1885 the club changed its name to Hyde United in 1919, before reverting to Hyde FC in June 2010.
*Historian Tom Middleton has said the club began at Walker Fold on the old Hyde Rugby Club field but the North Cheshire Herald refers to a ground off Mottram Road. Hyde F.C. later moved to Townend Street but moved to Ewen Fields in 1906 after merging with Hyde St George's who played in the Lancashire Combination league. The club folded in 1917 during WW1
on the grounds of what was termed war reaction. When the conflict
ended, demands were made to resurrect the club. Although the "new" club
was called Hyde United (to avoid incurring the old club's debts), it was
effectively Hyde FC under a new name and included many of the former
*Thanks to Wiki .