Football match, probably East Stirlingshire FC at Merchiston Park

Maker
Thomas Easton
Production date
Circa 1907
Description
View of football match, East Stirlingshire FC at Merchiston Park. The park is basic, with no terracing and the pitch is badly flooded. There are industrial chimneys and a gasometer in the background.
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Production date
Circa 1907
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Subject notes
The gasometer belonged to the Falkirk Gas Works at Bainsford Bridge. The Club joined the Scottish League in 1900. It moved south of the canal to Firs Park in 1921 when the adjacent Burnbank Foundry needed Merchiston Park for expansion.
Accession number
P11639

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