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They are all from the Inverness Facebook pages but many of the foggies don't get it so I post them for their perusal.

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7 hours ago, snorbens_caleyman said:

All you have to do is ask!

From Alex Main's centenary history "Caley All The Way".     (If you are the copyright holder and object, please let me know.)

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The team is listed a couple of pages later in the book, and matches your line-up perfectly.

Nice to see "Porridge" MacKintosh in both photos.  I remember his daughter from, I guess, primary school. She was called Roberta, but more often, like her father, she was "Bobby"!

 

Thanks for that.  I'd totally forgotten about Alex Main's book.  I actually have a copy of it somewhere.  Anyway I'm pleased I remembered the line up accurately  Good to know that a few of the grey cells still work.

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Re Caley Mad in Berks photo  remember some of them

Back row Bobby Bolt, Peter Mackinnon (who was married to my next door neighbour's daughter and lived  there for a short while). Pete was a very nice person, kind and generous and very friendly and always acknowledged me no matter what. He ended up in a HOME and , sadly. has now passed on into the Spirit world. Bless your good heart Peter.   I hope I have the honour and joy of meeting you again one day.

Is that MacBeth on the front row extreme left perchance? Then Jamieson, Jupie Mitchell and Ginger Mackenzie?

Cheers. What a great photo. That brings back some very early memories for me Thanks!

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Yep! IHE. Mighty trees from little acorns grow. Imagine that team  being the precursor to Caley winning  the Scottish cup. It's almost unbelievable isn't it?

BUT, as I look back and get really nostalgic, I only remember that these teams through my very young, starry eyes (maybe 13 to 14 years old), were the best in Scotland.

 

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