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May 31, 2018

The Restoration of Rangers Graves Project and  the Toryglen RSC.

Last weekend our friends at the Toryglen RSC held their annual charity fundraising event from which they've donated the incredible amount of £500 to our Restoration of Rangers Graves Project.

We'd like to t...

May 28, 2018

‘Spirit of Ibrox’ Raffle For The Restoration of Rangers Graves Project.

This priceless gem has been donated to the Restoration Project by Robert Marshall of the Louden
Tavern and we’d like to thank him for this overwhelming gesture.


The limited edition Spirit of Ibrox...

May 27, 2018

162 Years Ago Today. Tom Vallance.

On the 27th May 1856 the Rangers great that was Tom Vallance was born.

To quote his Rangers team-mates from the 1870’s ‘’ The whole of Rangers loved him like a brother’’

 Over the years of our research into the formation  of our Club  on...

May 21, 2018

Yesterday afternoon we had the pleasure of presenting the Founders Story to the Athole Masonic Lodge 384 and friends in Kirkintilloch.

At the end of the presentation our Restoration of Graves donations bucket was sent around the hall and the wonderful amount of £ 85.2...

May 20, 2018

The Unveiling of the Tom Vallance Portrait Ibrox Stadium  Saturday 26th May.

Last year we posted the incredible tale behind this wonderful painting by our own Tom Vallance from 1891 and how it had been found in a cupboard at Ibrox.

http://blog.thegallantpioneers.co....

May 15, 2018

The Restoration of Rangers Graves Project Remembers the 66. Robert Mulholland.

Robert Mulholland didn’t return home from Ibrox on the 2nd January 1971.

He was only 16 years old.

It was fellow supporter Joe Burke who was so touched by Robert’s story that he had a memorial...

May 9, 2018

The Restoration of Rangers Graves Project. Donations.


 

Over the last few years we've been searching the cemeteries of Glasgow and beyond for the final resting places of those men who played such a vital role in not only forming our Club but the subsequent years thereaf...

May 7, 2018

William McBeath.

162 Years Ago Today.

On the 7TH May  1856 our Founder William McBeath was born in the village of Callander.

Willie’s dad Peter owned a general store on Callander’s Main Street and the family home was above the store which is now  The Waverley Hotel.

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