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by qpsnapper
Thu Aug 27, 2009 10:59 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Edgar Kail at Queen's Park
Replies: 6
Views: 2680

One competitive appearance for Queen's in a Merchant's Charity Cup semi-final against Rangers at Ibrox on 07/05/1932, Queen's losing 3-1. As for being the first Englishman, that's not correct, the legendary JB McAlpine was born in London and debuted for Queen's 12 years before Kail, and I wouldn't b...
by qpsnapper
Tue Aug 11, 2009 10:42 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Club Managers
Replies: 274
Views: 300842

The list of dates for QP managers I have (using newspaper clippings) are: David McParland: 26/07/74 to 23/05/76 Joe Gilroy: 12/07/76 to 07/04/79 Eddie Hunter: 08/04/79 to 08/12/94 Hugh McCann: 23/03/95 to 01/04/97 Graeme Elder: June 97 to 09/05/98 John McCormack: 01/07/98 to 19/11/02 Kenny Brannigan...
by qpsnapper
Fri Aug 07, 2009 11:55 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Club Managers
Replies: 274
Views: 300842

Queen`s Park`s coaches - Gilroy is next 1975 to 1979 then Eddie Hunter until 1995. Hunter had been on the coaching staff from when he stopped playing at the end of 1973-74 but progressed to head coach in 1979. He was followed by Hugh McCann 1995-97, Graeme Elder (player/coach) 1997-98, Cowboy McCor...
by qpsnapper
Fri Jan 23, 2009 4:54 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Broadfoot's latest
Replies: 131
Views: 37742

Re: Broadfoots latest

Thought he was in this 30's. Is that not young anymore I've no idea of his age other than to say that when I first came across him about seven or eight years ago I did think that any electric razors he might receive for Xmas would be staying in their boxes for a few years. I'm too old to know what ...
by qpsnapper
Mon Sep 08, 2008 12:08 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Did Johnny Aitkenhead play for Queens Park?
Replies: 2
Views: 1655

Made his debut for Queen's on 9th August 1941, final appearance 30th March 1946.

101 appearances in Southern League/"A" Division with 34 goals, 38 appearances in cup competitions with seven goals.

Can't help wth DoB unfortunately.
by qpsnapper
Thu Jun 26, 2008 2:05 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Queens Park- Men with Educated Feet
Replies: 7
Views: 7232

The original Lesser Hampden was the red blaes pitch behind the South Stand which eventually became the car park. Queen`s bought the piece of ground including the original Clincart Farm house to the West of the West terrace in 1925 and opened it as NLH the following year. It had a measured capacity ...