Bristol City’s Ashton Gate has a special place in Huddersfield Town’s history.

It was the scene of the club’s first-ever competitive floodlit fixture on Tuesday September 16, 1958.

The clubs had clashed at Leeds Road, which wasn’t illuminated until 1961, seven days earlier.

City won the Second Division (now Championship) clash 1-0 in front of 13,884.

In the West Country, Les Massie scored, but Bristol won 2-1 before 29,428.

Wolves, who were pioneers of floodlit football, had visited for a special game to open the Ashton Gate lights in 1953.

The men from Molineux were also the opponents for Town’s first floodlit home match.

A bumper 46,155 saw the Leeds Road side win an FA Cup third-round replay 2-1.

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One of Town earliest floodlit fixtures was a West Riding Senior Cup final.

Leeds United were 2-1 winners at Elland Road in March 1954.

The same month, Town were invited to open the new floodlights of Scottish club Clyde, who then played at Shawfield.

They were 3-2 winners in Glasgow.

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Town played an illuminated friendly at Bristol City in January 1956, drawing 2-2.

And later that year, they were the visitors for the inaugural floodlit games at Coventry City (drew 3-3) and Stockport County (lost 1-0).