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by GMartin
Mon Dec 14, 2009 7:38 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Bo'ness FC
Replies: 4
Views: 2226

Bo'ness FC

Can any one help ?. After their Scottish league membership ceased in 1932-33, did the club carry on or did a new club form ? + what seasons did they play in a league and which leagues up untill the war ?
by GMartin
Fri Oct 30, 2009 3:05 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish Cup Milestones
Replies: 2
Views: 1696

Already mentioned in the book as it was against a West Lothian side(Broxburn FC),looking for facts about all other clubs apart from West Lothian ones or about the competition in general ,but yes anything like that would be great, cheers all the same.
by GMartin
Wed Oct 28, 2009 4:08 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Scottish Cup Milestones
Replies: 2
Views: 1696

Scottish Cup Milestones

In my current book on the Scottish Cup in West Lothian I have decided to add "the bigger picture" section throughout the pages covering the whole competition, can anyone help me out,what am looking for is interesting milestones from all the years of the trophy, ie shock results, crowds,/funny/strang...
by GMartin
Tue Oct 20, 2009 7:59 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: True Results
Replies: 0
Views: 1443

True Results

At the moment i'm researching early Scottish Cup matches, at times you wonder if a certain game was ever played, and instead of scratching in some cases scores may have been agreed upon, has anyone else came across matches that this may have been the case ?
by GMartin
Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:32 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Games Stopped
Replies: 17
Views: 6347

Broxburn Athletic have been involved in some controversial matches recently, up at West Calder they finished with 7/8 men, then more recently at Harthill, no fewer than 3 goalkeepers were sent off (2 Broxburn, 1 Harthill), i think 5 players in total had an early bath that day.
by GMartin
Tue Oct 06, 2009 4:24 pm
Forum: Football Books
Topic: Broxburn football Story
Replies: 0
Views: 3078

Broxburn football Story

There are around 100 copies left which I was going to mothball until next year when my second book would hopefully be avaiable, but anyone interested, copies are available by sending £6 + £1 p&p to 9 Burnside, Dechmont, West Lothian EH52 6LQ. P.S. Nearing the end of second book which gives details o...
by GMartin
Sun Oct 04, 2009 5:32 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Linlithgowshire Gazette
Replies: 6
Views: 3117

Have a lot of info on West Lothian teams, mainly from the West Lothian Courier, have info at hand , but pop out to the Library now and again, so if anyone has a query give me a shout.
by GMartin
Sun Oct 04, 2009 5:18 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Games Stopped
Replies: 17
Views: 6347

Was at an Airdrieonians v Hamilton game at Douglas Park, Hamilton won 4-3, sure Hamilton were down to 7 men with Airdrie down to 9, remember another strange case where Falkirk had a player sent off but brought a sub on at the same time and continued to play with 11 players for a few minutes before t...
by GMartin
Sat Oct 03, 2009 4:19 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Games Stopped
Replies: 17
Views: 6347

Games Stopped

Been going to matches since the late sixties but have never been to/or heard of a match in Scotland being abandonded because of sending off's, has it ever happened, been to two a couple where teams have went down to seven, but has there been a six ?
by GMartin
Tue Sep 29, 2009 2:57 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Duntocher Harp
Replies: 0
Views: 1409

Duntocher Harp

Can anyone give me info on the above teams ground (St Helena Park ) around the early 1890's.
by GMartin
Tue Sep 29, 2009 2:45 pm
Forum: Scottish Football
Topic: Linlithgowshire Gazette
Replies: 6
Views: 3117

The info i have here at hand sugests Bo'ness Cadora started up 1928/29 season, taking part in the West Lothian Juvenile League, playing out of Drum Park, cannot see a mention of Cadora before that date, hope that is of some help.