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Sunday, March 11 TPS Trophy First Round: Five Arches Bombers 6 Dumfries Athletic 0; Summerhill 1 Scaur 3.
Premier Division PW D L F APts MoffatThistle 13111 1593034 Normandy Star 12 7 4 1 47 27 25 FiveAches 117 22492423 Palmerston Colts12 6 1 5 58 36 19 Nithside 11 6 0 5 47 33 18 HOLEI'THEWA' 104 3 3312315 AnnanTown 104 06293912 Scaur 10 3 1 6 24 2810 Morton Youth 13 1 1 11 23 82 4 DumfriesAth 120 392570 3 First Division PW D L F APts FCAnnan 13111 1581934 QueensBar 139 04572927 ParkThistle 148 1 5492925 Summerhill 12 6 2 4 33 25 20 Ruthwell 13 5 0 8 33 44 15 Kelloholm 11 4 0 7 31 34 12 Sands 140 01412 93 0
I had the merit of making a grand tour in quest of old Ballads in the course of which besides the risque of swamping in bogs & breaking my neck over scaurs I encountered the formidable hardships of sleeping upon peat-stacks & eating mutton slain by no common butcher but deprived of life by the Judgement of God as a Coroners inquest would express themselves.
Robert Hawley, water resources officer of the presti- gious conservation body the Salmon & Trout Association, whose patron is the Queen Mother and president, Prince Charles, witnessed the illegal activities of four so-called anglers on the River Scaur, a tributary of the Nith, at Thornhill, Dumfries.
Nithside also picked up three good points on the road with Thomas Nicholson, Sandy Kennedy, Sean Potts and Arthur McAdam all scoring while Gary Crosbie was on target for Scaur.
The but-and-ben, called Woodend Cottage, stands on a hill in the remote Scaur valley in Dumfriesshire - almost 10 miles from the nearest village.
46 On the alleged (but disputed) suicides of the two 'heroic' Crassi distinguished at Scaur.