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by cowdenbeather
Wed Jan 10, 2018 12:38 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Junior International records
Replies: 80
Views: 163143

Re: Junior International records

1923 - Johnstone of Hearts of Beath is Mick Johnstone
by cowdenbeather
Mon Jan 08, 2018 12:27 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Junior International records
Replies: 80
Views: 163143

Re: Junior International records

Brian Just a quick initial browse at some of the Fife players and can advise Willie Archibald (Bowhill Thistle) The Archibald from Lochgelly Violet is actually another Willie Archibald Alex Chapman not Chaiman (Hearts of Beath) Donald Cameron (Dunfermline Juniors rather than Dunfermline Athletic Jun...
by cowdenbeather
Tue Oct 17, 2017 7:40 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Scoring in consecutive SPL/top-flight matches
Replies: 22
Views: 22009

Re: Scoring in consecutive SPL/top-flight matches

It may be of interest to know that Evelyn Morrison was almost 25 before he made his senior debut for Stenhouemuir - at that time he was running the family business GEM Briquettes and playing for Moorpark Amateurs. Evelyn Morrison was the son of George Morrison and his wife Mary. Mary’s father Robert...
by cowdenbeather
Mon Jul 31, 2017 3:27 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Topscorer
Replies: 11
Views: 12187

Re: Topscorer

It was Willie Devlin not Tom Devlin - Willie joined Cowdenbeath after that loan spell
by cowdenbeather
Mon Jul 17, 2017 7:58 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: WILLIE VANDERMOTTEN
Replies: 5
Views: 6515

Re: WILLIE VANDERMOTTEN

Here's a bit I wrote in Cowdenbeath programme some time back Willie Vandermotten did play for Cowden in the 1950s. I believe he was of Dutch descent but as far as I am aware he came from the Gorbals in Glasgow! Willie for a time was a tram driver for Glasgow Corporation Transport. He was in the Air ...
by cowdenbeather
Thu Jun 15, 2017 6:12 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: First of Many I Guess...
Replies: 5
Views: 19464

Re: First of Many I Guess...

Meant to add probably helped in gaining popularity by being a tune the Salvation Army Band would play
by cowdenbeather
Sun Jun 11, 2017 5:45 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: First of Many I Guess...
Replies: 5
Views: 19464

Re: First of Many I Guess...

Its words and lyrics are based on the revivalist hymn “Follow On” written by the Rev William Cushing in 1878.

Follow! follow! I would follow Jesus!
Anywhere, everywhere, I would follow on!
Follow! follow! I would follow Jesus!
Everywhere he leads me I would follow on!
by cowdenbeather
Wed May 10, 2017 7:41 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: East Fife Players
Replies: 15
Views: 16061

Re: East Fife Players

John Stewart Keddie was born 27/6/36 at 23 Hunter Street, Lochgelly
by cowdenbeather
Thu May 04, 2017 7:41 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Fife Cup
Replies: 16
Views: 48421

Re: Fife Cup

And Cowdenbeath win the Fife Cup by beating Raith Rovers 2-1 in the final at Stark's Park. First time I was ever at a match that was unabandoned! 92 minutes gone Cowden goalie goes to take a goal kick and floodlights fail. After much discussion, ref allows 10 minutes for lighting to be restored. On ...
by cowdenbeather
Tue May 02, 2017 4:03 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Fife Cup
Replies: 16
Views: 48421

Re: Fife Cup

Fife Cup final will be played tomorrow at Stark's Park - Raith v Cowden At the Fife FA AGM in Burntisland the following committee was elected: David Allan (Cowdenbeath) – Chairman, Stephen Mill (East Fife) – Vice Chairman, Tom Phillips (Raith Rovers), Andrew Beveridge (Burntisland Shipyard), Jim Lei...
by cowdenbeather
Wed Apr 26, 2017 2:58 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: East Fife Players
Replies: 15
Views: 16061

Re: East Fife Players

Duncan Campbell b Alloa 11 February 1907/d Alloa 10 October 1976
by cowdenbeather
Wed Dec 21, 2016 3:59 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Donald McCallum
Replies: 3
Views: 3518

Re: Donald McCallum

Donald Neal Kennedy McCallum is the man from Cowdenbeath and he was the player with Lochgelly United and East Fife - later with Swansea, Leith, Brechin, etc after the War. He was 22 in 1911 and cant have been the same man who played for Liverpool.
by cowdenbeather
Wed Dec 21, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 1956 Scottish Amateur Cup Final
Replies: 5
Views: 4449

Re: 1956 Scottish Amateur Cup Final

May 18 1957 Hampden Park - Giffnock North 4 v Cupar Hearts 2
by cowdenbeather
Tue Dec 20, 2016 11:14 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: 1956 Scottish Amateur Cup Final
Replies: 5
Views: 4449

Re: 1956 Scottish Amateur Cup Final

Dont have date but Leatherstocking posted result on this site in 2013 as follows - 1956 Milanda Amateurs 3, Vale of Leven Academy FP 1(after 1-1draw aet both @ Hampden)
by cowdenbeather
Sun Oct 02, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists
Replies: 116
Views: 211012

Re: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists

David Herd died yesterday