Time at club: 1939-1949
Bob was the nephew of another Bob Pursell who played for the Vale in the 1920’s.
A full-back, he signed from Wolves in 1939 but his time at the club was interrupted by the outbreak of WW2.
In 1945-46 he was a regular but he fell out of favour the following season and was released in 1949.
- Relative abundance - Port Vale players from the same family
- Five of the best - Port Vale defenders of the 1920s
- Names to faces - the Port Vale 1920-21 squad
- Peter Pursell
- Bob Pursell Jnr
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