The Whitehouse Darts Team -
Trophy Winners, 1974
A Tulloch, R Dawson, R McGovern, R Slight, M McPhillips.
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The Whitehouse Darts
Team - 1974
Thank you to
Andy Tulloch for sending me this photo. Andy
was one of members of the darts team from The Whitehouse, Craigmillar,
seen here standing with their trophies in 1974.
centrepiece is the Scottish Team Championship Plaque, sponsored by
the Even ing News. The prize for winning this plaque included
a holiday trip to Majorca.
on the back row of the photo are named above the photo.
Also in the team were A Burnham, J Cowe, D
Hill, D McGlynn, R Stuart, A
Young and T Young.
another photograph of some of the members of the team with their trophies:
Here is how The Whitehouse
Pub looked, many years later, rather derelict, but due to be restored:
won other darts trophies in 1973:
- The Portobello Singles Trophy, playing for
the Marischal Arms Darts Team
- The foursomes, playing with Archie Young,
John Cameron and Ged Herriot.
He was Runner-up in the Pairs Event, in 1973,
playing with Archie Young.
Thank you to Davy Turner who wrote to tell me the
name of one of the three men in this photo that had not yet been
"I just wanted to put a name to the gent
front row on the right. I'm sure he was Mick
Meechan - but I'm not 100% sure of
the Manager of the Whitehouse Pub during the 1960s and
1970s. I believe he moved on to
manage a pub in the Leith area
,possibly Easter Rd
Davy Turner, Craigmillar, Edinburgh:
February 6, 2010