Transfer Fees Paid Out

Date Players Name Signed From Value 2009 Value^ Order Value Players
Summer 1937 Cheyne, Alec Chelsea £3,000 £144,000 1 £400,000 Steven Gillespie
Summer 1937 Woods, Alex Nottingham Forest £800 £38,500 2 £350,000 Chris Coyne
Summer 1937 Mayes, Kenny Fulham £500 £24,000 3 £300,000 Clive Platt
Summer 1938 Light, Bill West Bromwich Albion £1,500 £71,400 4 £250,000 Dean Hammond, Mark Yeates
Summer 1938 Matthews, Ernie Sheffield Wednesday £2,500 £119,000 5 £125,000 Joel Thomas
Summer 1938 Morris, Robert Norwich City £500 £23,800 6 £100,000+ Phil Ifil, Marc Tierney, Scott Vernon
Sep-38 Allan, Cecil Chelsea £2,000 £95,200 7 £100,000 Simon Hackney, Matt Lockwood, Ashley Vincent
Feb-39 Murray, Bob Bath City £800 £37,000 8 £50,000 Adrian Coote, Neil Gregory
Summer 1939 Burditt, Ken Notts County £1,000 £46,200 9 £40,000 Dale Tempest
Summer 1949 Layton, Bill Bradford Park Avenue £800 £21,200 10 £35,000 Paul McGee
Summer 1949 Stewart, Reg Sheffield Wednesday £1,000 £26,500
Sep-49 Moore, John Brentford £1,000 £26,500
Summer 1950 Church, John Norwich City £1,200 £30,800
Summer 1950 Elder, Jimmy Portsmouth £1,000 £25,700
Summer 1950 McKim, Johnny Chelsea £1,000 £25,700 Acc. To 2009 Values (not inc. Transfers from 2007 onwards)
Summer 1950 Locherty, Joe Sheffield Wednesday £1,000 £25,700 Order Value Players
Mar-51 Rowlands, Trevor Norwich City £1,000 £23,500 1 £144,000 Alec Cheyne
Summer 1951 Rookes, Phil Portsmouth £1,000 £23,500 2 £122,000 Neil Langman
Mar-52 Coombs, Frank Southend United £450 £9,700 3 £119,000 Ernie Matthews
Mar-52 McCurley, Kevin Liverpool £750 £16,200 4 £95,200 Cecil Allan
Sep-52 Grice, Mike Lowestoft Town £50 £1,080 5 £84,300 Dale Tempest
Sep-52 Barlow, Bert Leicester City £1,000 £21,500 6 £80,300 Kevin Bremner
Apr-57 Parker, Derek West Ham United £2,500 £45,100 7 £78,000 Brian Gibbs
Sep-57 McNeill, Hamish Bonnyrigg Rose Athletic £600 £10,800 Tony Macedo
Nov-57 Evans, John Liverpool £4,000 £72,200 8 £72,000 Paul Aimson
Nov-57 Langman, Neil Plymouth Argyle £6,750 £122,000 John Evans
Oct-58 Marshall, Alf Dagenham £25 £438 9 £71,800 Roger Osborne
Sumer 1962 Grice, Mike Coventry City £1,000 £16,000 10 £71,400 Bill Light
Summer 1962 McCrohan, Roy Norwich City £3,000* £48,000
Nov-62 Stark, Billy Carlisle United £3,750 £60,000
Feb-63 Rutter, Keith Queens Park Rangers £4,000 £62,700
Summer 1966 Hodgson, Ken Bournemouth & Boscombe Athletic £4,000 £55,800
Feb-68 Oliver, Jim Brighton & Hove Albion £2,000 £26,000
Summer 1968 Light, Danny Crystal Palace £4,000 £52,000
Sep-68 Gibbs, Brian Gillingham £6,000 £78,000
Sep-68 Wood, Brian Orient £4,000 £52,000
Nov-68 Macedo, Tony Fulham £6,000 £78,000
Nov-68 Willis, Ron Charlton Athletic £2,000 £26,000
Summer 1969 Massey, Roy Orient £5,500 £67,800
Nov-69 Jones, Ken Millwall £5,000 £61,600
Summer 1970 Crawford, Ray Kettering Town £3,000 £34,800
Dec-70 Lewis, Brian Oxford United £6,000 £69,500
Dec-70 Simmons, Dave Aston Villa £6,000 £6,950
Dec-72 Svarc, Bobby Boston United £6,000 £59,300
11/08/1973 Aimson, Paul AFC Bournemouth £8,000 £72,000
Summer 1973 Walker, Mike Watford £4,000 £36,200
Dec-73 Bunkell, Ray Swindon Town £5,000** £45,300
Jan-74 Smith, Alex Southend United £5,000 £39,000
Summer 1974 Froggatt, John Boston United £2,500 £19,500
Jan-76 Gough, Bobby Southport £7,000 £37,800
Sep-77 Wignall, Steve Doncaster Rovers £5,000 £23,300
Dec-77 Rowles, Eddie Darlington £15,000 £69,800
Summer 1978 Sharley, Pat Mansfield Town £10,000 £43,000
Sep-78 Hodge, Bobby Exeter City £15,000 £64,500
Nov-78 Lee, Trevor Millwall £15,000 £64,500
Oct-80 Bremner, Kevin Keith £25,000 £80,300
Feb-81 McDonough, Roy Chelsea £15,000 £43,100
Feb-81 Osborne, Roger Ipswich Town £25,000 £71,800
Feb-81 Coleman, Phil Millwall £15,000 £43,100
Feb-82 Lyons, John Cambridge United £25,000 £66,100
Mar-83 Bowen, Keith Brentford £10,000 £25,300
Jan-84 Mutrie, Les Hull City £10,000 £24,100
Nov-86 Grenfell, Stephen Tottenham Hotspur £15,000 £32,900
Jan-87 Lowe, Simon Hartlepool United £5,000 £10,500
Summer 1987 Walsh, Mario Torquay United £15,000 £31,600
Aug-87 Tempest, Dale KSC Lokeren (Bel) £40,000 £84,300
Dec-87 Walton, Mark Luton Town £17,500 £36,900
Dec-88 Keane, Tommy AFC Bournemouth £10,000 £20,100
Mar-88 Hetzke, Steve Chester City £10,000 £20,100
Jan-89 Taylor, Les Reading £20,000 £37,300
Feb-89 McGee, Paul Bohemians (Eire) £35,000 £65,300
Oct-89 Morgan, Trevor Bolton Wanderers £8,000 £14,900
Summer 1990 Barrett, Scott Stoke City £25,000 £42,600
Aug-90 Walsh, Mario Southend United £25,000 £42,600
Dec-90 Elliott, Shaun Blackpool £7,000 £11,900
Apr-91 McGavin, steve Sudbury Town £3,000 £4,830
Summer 1994 Emberson, Carl Millwall £20,000 £29,800
Summer 1996 Greene, David Luton Town £30,000 £42,200
Aug-96 Wilkins, Richard Hereford United £30,000 £42,200
Oct-96 Abrahams, Paul Brentford £20,000 £28,100
Mar-97 Sale, Mark Mansfield Town £20,000 £27,300
Mar-97 Stamps, Scott Torquay United £15,000 £20,500
Apr-98 Gregory, Neil Ipswich Town £50,000 £65,900
Jan-01 McGleish, Scott Barnet £15,000 £18,600
Dec-01 Coote, Adrian Norwich City £50,000 £62,000
Aug-07 Yeates, Mark Tottenham Hotspur £250,000  
Aug-07 Platt, Clive Milton Keynes Dons £300,000  
Jan-08 Coyne, Chris Luton Town £350,000  
Jan-08 Ifil, Phil Tottenham Hotspur £100,000+  
Jan-08 Vernon, Scott Blackpool £100,000+  
Jan-08 Hammond, Dean Brighton & Hove Albion £250,000  
Summer 2008 Lockwood, Matt Nottingham Forest £100,000  
Summer 2008 Gillespie, Steven Cheltenham Town £400,000  
Jan-09 Tierney, Marc Shrewsbury Town £100,000+  
Jan-09 Hackney, Simon Carlisle United £100,000  
Summer 2009 Williams, Ben Carlisle United £60,000  
Summer 2009 Vincent, Ashley Cheltenham Town £100,000  
Summer 2009 Thomas, Joel Hamilton Academicals £125,000  
New club record
* plus Mike Foster
** plus John McLaughlin
^according to the Retail Price Index: http://www.measuringworth.com/ukcompare/