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Thorfinn F.C.1900:

Thorfinn F.C.1900: 1.

I believe that the Teams played what was called the winter League and the games were held in Stromness on Sunday because it would have been the only day off for most of the men.

Back row,L-R.J. Milne,C.Swanney,J.Brough,A. Forbes,? Carr,John Smith,J. Groundwater.

Middle row,L-R.J.W.Inkster,Tom Wilson,H.R.Manson.

Front row,L-R.? Anderson,R.Muir,Wm.Shearer,Wm.Tomason,John Flett.

3rd. from the left top row is James Brough,my Grandfather.Added by Phil Brough.
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Picture added on 30 January 2010 at 16:00
Comments:
Thanks for the photo Phil, J.W.Inkster was my great uncle. I knew that he played for Thorinn but I didn't know what position he played, but, I assume by the photo, he played right half.
Added by PRICE SINCLAIR on 06 February 2010
Query re. James W. Inkster. Is this James William Inkster (cabinetmaker) who married Elizabeth Sinclair? (Elizabeth died in 1939). If so, he was also my great uncle and the younger brother of my grandmother, Maggie Ann Inkster.
Added by Clare on 20 February 2010
Hi Clare, yes this is the same James William Inkster cabinetmaker. His wife Elizabeth (Lizzie) Sinclair was my great aunt so I was only related to JWI through marriage.
I knew of relatives of Jim in I think Glasgow but that was longer ago than I care to remember.If you want any further info, not that I have much
pricesinclair@tiscali.co.uk should find me.
Added by PRICE SINCLAIR on 02 March 2010
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