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Blantyre Vics

This sturdy set of youngsters, set up and aided by the money in their own pockets, went on to make a big name for themselves in the juvenile world of local football. Indeed, Blantyre Vics got off to a flying start by becoming Lanarkshire Juvenile Cup winners in 1900 in their first year. The winning […]

Blantyre Vics 1982

What a homecoming Blantyre Vics got in 1982 bringing the cup back home to Blantyre! Pictured here from Marion Brownlee via Alex Rochead, these great photos show the photo opportunity at Castle Park, looking over towards the back of the houses at John Street and what was then, the brand new Sports Centre. At Ibrox […]

1970 Blantyre Vics Victory Year

  1970 was Victory Year for Blantyre Vics! Blantyre Vics won the Scottish Junior Cup. Trophy winning Vics players and officials. In the middle is Hamilton MP, Winnie Ewing. Do you recognise anybody? Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said: Jim Selfridge Billy Gallagher great footballer […]

1978 Blantyre Vics Brochure

  This is the back cover of a 1978 Blantyre Vics Brochure. Presumably featuring many Blantyre people! Do you recognise anybody? I think I recognise a friend’s mother, but will leave them to comment. Featuring Blantyre Project Social Media with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said Earl Wheeler […]