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NLC110Turnberry Lighthouse1873-1985
Country code GB
Repository code 234
Repository National Records of Scotland
Reference NLC110/3/1
Title Visitors Album.
Dates 1933-1953
Access status Open
Location Off site
Description Includes signatures of members of the 1939 England Football team including Stanley Matthews (Stoke City), Frank Broome (Aston Villa), Tommy Lawton (Everton), Vic Woodley (Chelsea), Joe Mercer (Everton), Ken Willingham (Huddersfield Town), Bill Morris and Stan Cullis (Wolverhampton Wanderers), Eddie Hapgood (Arsenal), and Tom Whittaker (Arsenal, coach), dated 14 Apr 1939; and signature of Stanley Matthews and family (1947).
[The England Football team played Scotland at Hampden Park on 15 Apr 1939 as part of the annual British Home Championship. England beat Scotland by 2 goals to 1 to claim joint first place in the championship with Wales and Scotland.]
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