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by Rob
Mon Apr 11, 2011 12:14 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Testimonials and Benefits
Replies: 4
Views: 2117

Re: Testimonials and Benefits

Anyone know when the word Testimonial was first used?
by Rob
Wed Apr 06, 2011 12:25 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Testimonials and Benefits
Replies: 4
Views: 2117

Testimonials and Benefits

Testimonials and Benefits What is the difference if any? And when did they start calling Benefit games testimonials?
I have a guess something to do with tax?
by Rob
Tue Feb 22, 2011 12:34 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Willie Chalmers- Rangers / Middlesbrough 1890s
Replies: 7
Views: 3514

Re: Willie Chalmers- Rangers / Middlesbrough 1890s

I have a Willie Chalmers at Rangers where he played in games over 4 seasons. He played 18 Scottish Cup games 8 games in the Charity Cup and made 136 apperances in friendly games. His first season was in 1883-84.
by Rob
Wed Feb 09, 2011 4:46 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Ex-Rangers players
Replies: 4
Views: 3119

Re: Ex-Rangers players

I have Robert G Harrison playing 14 league games and scoring 5 goals for Rangers in seasons 37-38 and 38-39 he made 1 Scottish Cup apperance and 3 Charity cup apperances, Bob McGowan was at Ibrox for 4 years but only played in 2 seasons he played 12 league games scoring 10 goals. He made 1 Scottish ...
by Rob
Thu Nov 25, 2010 2:51 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: John Edwin Bennett
Replies: 2
Views: 2004

John Edwin Bennett

Has anyone any information on this fellow playing for any club

John Edwin Bennett born-1890 died-1972 going by the dates if he had a career it would have been during the Great War.
by Rob
Tue Nov 23, 2010 11:19 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Brake Clubs
Replies: 3
Views: 2404

Brake Clubs

Hi Guys, Does anyone have any information on the old supporters clubs known as brake clubs. On my site we have started to do a section on club badges and pins. We have a few old ones of the Rangers Brake Clubs Association. Does anyone have any information on when these clubs folded. I always assumed...
by Rob
Sun Nov 07, 2010 11:03 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Online Archive
Replies: 128
Views: 96195

Re: Online Archive

Rob, I'm interested in the format you use, for http://scottishfootballarchive.co.uk I have various ways of uploading and storing the game data but find it hard to keep up with the changes in squads/subs/etc (in terms of storing that type of data, as it changes most seasons, from 11+2, 11+3 to the 1...
by Rob
Sun Nov 07, 2010 10:25 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Online Archive
Replies: 128
Views: 96195

Re: Online Archive

Would my own Rangers spreadsheet be of any use.. Its not complete ie-oppostion line ups are not included. If you guys want a copy let me know. I'm sure there will be errors but its not a bad effort. I use this as a model for my own site. http://www.rangersfchistory.co.uk/gamedatapage.php?recordID=20...
by Rob
Thu Oct 28, 2010 4:52 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Rangers 300th European match?
Replies: 13
Views: 4773

Re: Rangers 300th European match?

I wonder if they would switch the venue.
by Rob
Fri Oct 22, 2010 11:47 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Rangers 300th European match?
Replies: 13
Views: 4773

Re: Rangers 300th European match?

I thing 3rd place is a good result..UEFA Cup or whatever they call it now would be good. All the way to the final again perhaps where is the final this season?
by Rob
Mon Aug 02, 2010 10:25 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Rangers Gallant Pioneers Website
Replies: 0
Views: 1543

Rangers Gallant Pioneers Website

Hi Guys a magnificent new website has just hit the web telling the story of Rangers early days. It is well worth a look.

http://www.thegallantpioneers.co.uk/
by Rob
Sun Jul 04, 2010 4:29 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Mystery Game at Bayview
Replies: 3
Views: 2285

Just a guess but I think the number 9 is Billy Simpson of Rangers perhaps a long shot I know but looks like him perhaps the camera didnt pick up the blue too well.
by Rob
Mon Jun 07, 2010 9:32 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Aston Villa in Scotland
Replies: 1
Views: 1621

Aston Villa in Scotland

Aston Villa histotrian asked me if I can get the following information. can anyone help at all. v Rangers 10/4/82 (all match details) v Ayr 26/3/83 (goalscorers missing) v Greenock 21/8/86 (goalscorers missing) v Greenock 27/12/86 (goalscorers missing) v Ayr 7/5/88 (all match details) v Queens Park ...
by Rob
Wed Jun 02, 2010 3:02 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Old Newspapers 1870s
Replies: 2
Views: 1743

Old Newspapers 1870s

Hi Guys
Can anyone tell me if there is a definitive list of Newspapers that were published in the 1870s. Not just national but regional?
by Rob
Wed Apr 14, 2010 6:53 am
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Looking for photo's of West Lothian senior football teams
Replies: 2
Views: 1933

I sent you a load of pics a few days back by email did you get them? I have been having problems with me email.