The Founders Trail Trip to Rosneath. Sunday 16th July.
As we continue to promote and celebrate our Founders we’re delighted to announce details of our fifth annual bus tour up into the Gareloch, where those who formed our Club were born and bred. The Tour on Sunday 16th July will coincide with the Rosneath Highland Games. As we make our way from Glasgow to the Gareloch we’ll also visit the final resting place of Tom Vallance in Bearsden. The Tour itinerary is as follows : 11.00 Depart Ibrox Stadium. 11.30 Hillfoot Cemetery Bearsden. Final resting place of Tom Vallance. 11.45 Depart Hillfoot Cemetery. On route to Garelochhead via Dumbarton and Helensburgh we will highlight many locations linked to the Rangers during our early years. 13.00 Arrive Garelochhead and Rosneath. We will visit Bendarroch Park where our Founders ran races against and with each other aged only 10 and 11 .They were also to return there during our early years with their newly formed Rangers team to participate in the Garelochhead New Year Day Games. We will also visit the homes of Peter Campbell and Moses McNeil and pay our respects at Moses final resting place in the churchyard at Rosneath. 13.45 This is free time to enjoy the Rosneath Highland Games where food and refreshments are available or you can just have a leisurely stroll around the beautiful setting which is the Gareloch. 16.00 Depart Rosneath. 17.00 Arrive Ibrox Stadium The cost of the Tour is as follows : Adults £21 Senior Citizens and Children ( Under 16) £16. (Please note that entry to the Highland Games, Lunch and Refreshments are not included in the price.) Places on this Tour went very quickly last year and we’d advise you to book early to avoid disappointment. Reserve your seat here via the booking system on our website https://www.thefounderstrail.co.uk/book-online Or for further information call us on 0790 2855536