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by bluedragon
Wed Aug 22, 2012 7:27 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Willie Waddell - middle names
Replies: 2
Views: 1658

Re: Willie Waddell - middle names

I had a look on the Scorland's People site and it looks like the T is for Tweedie but no mention of a second middle name.
by bluedragon
Mon Aug 20, 2012 6:46 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists
Replies: 116
Views: 210928

Re: Oldest Surviving Scottish Internationalists

I am pleased to see the name of Hugh Long on the list. He is one of three full Scottish Internationals to have played for Worcester City FC and I know the club will be delighted to hear this news. He joined City from Clyde and was described by the manager of the time - who had a reputation as a succ...
by bluedragon
Sat Aug 18, 2012 7:53 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Playing for Scotland at other levels
Replies: 9
Views: 3969

Re: Playing for Scotland at other levels

Many thanks. That is very helpful in filling in gaps, giving ideas on where to look next and thoughts on what might of happened. I have a record of him playing a couple of games for Arbroath at the very end of 1899/1900 season and at the same time as the trial for Hearts. He played for Arbroath in 1...
by bluedragon
Fri Aug 17, 2012 12:47 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Playing for Scotland at other levels
Replies: 9
Views: 3969

Re: Playing for Scotland at other levels

Thanks for the welcome to the forum and the very helpful and quick response to my query. TOM DILLY I think you have solved this one but triggered another question! I have a note that Tom Dilly was indeed selected to play for Forfarshire as you thought – versus Perthshire in 1901. As you say these re...
by bluedragon
Fri Aug 17, 2012 6:14 am
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Playing for Scotland at other levels
Replies: 9
Views: 3969

Playing for Scotland at other levels

Part of my research is looking at press cuttings on how Scottish playing careers are described by the local newspapers when players signed for English clubs. I am trying to establish the accuracy of the statements made and I wonder if anyone can help with two players? Tom Dilly played for Arbroath f...
by bluedragon
Thu Aug 16, 2012 5:26 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Tommy, Sammy and Hugh Bryceland
Replies: 3
Views: 2499

Re: Tommy, Sammy and Hugh Bryceland

Many thanks for confirmation. This question was posted for me while I was joining the forum.