NEWTONGRANGE STAR
1916/17

FIRST WORLD WAR

With the First World War raging on there is little excitement for football given that many players and supporters are doing their duty. Nonetheless, there was some football, but not much to record.


MIDLOTHIAN JUNIOR LEAGUE
PLD
W
D
L
F
A
PTS
Winchburgh Violet
14
9
1
4
52
28
19
Broxburn Athletic
14
8
3
3
41
23
19
Polton Colliery
14
9
1
4
47
29
19
Queensferry Athletic
14
6
2
6
33
29
14
Loanhead Mayflower
14
4
3
7
35
53
11
Newtongrange Star
14
5
0
9
35
43
10
Leith Benburb
14
4
2
8
20
42
10
Bathgate Militia
14
4
1
9
27
43
9
The league was won
by Winchburgh Violet.
OPPONENTS
VENUE
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
Bathgate Militia
H
A
Broxburn Athletic
H
0-2
A
Leith Benburb
H
0-1

 

A
0-2
Loanhead Mayflower
H
A
Polton Colliery
H
A
2-0
?
Queensferry Athletic
H
1-1
?   

Team from: Juner, Burnett, Weston, Blyth, Adams, Moffat, A. Juner, Letham, Tomlin, Gibson, Hamilton, Flynn, Selkirk.

A
Winchburgh Violet
H
1-4
?
A

SCOTTISH JUNIOR CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
1
H
Polton Colliery
5-1
Selkirk, Gibson, Blythe, Hamilton 2   [match report]
2
H
Hearts of Beath
1-1
Letham   [match report]
A
Hearts of Beath
<lost>

EAST OF SCOTLAND CUP
ROUND
VENUE
OPPONENTS
SCORE
MATCH DETAILS
1
?
2
A
Broxburn Athletic
1-4
?