The Cart Trails
(Trail 3: Queen's Park and the Southern Suburbs)

This trail starts from the cradle of the Scottish game, Queen's Park, the first home not just of the team of the same name but within months of several others. And from there, just as the game itself did, it radiates out to take in not just the first Hampdens but the early teams that sprang up in neighbouring Crosshill, Govanhill and Maxwell Park and one of the first outriders, Arthurlie of Barrhead. And then there are the players, the footballing talent that for the next three-quarters of a century the local catching of the football contagion would produce.        

The Clubs and Grounds

Clydesdale F.C.

3rd Lanark RV

Queen's Park

Crosshill F.C.

Govanhill F.C.

Maxwell F.C.

Sir John Maxwell F.C.

The Players - Internationals

Wattie Arnott
John McAulay
Johnny Blair
Bob McPhail
Bobby Gillespie
Dan McRorie
Woody Gray
Johnny Marshall
John Harkness
Tod Sloan
Willie Turner

Willie Howden
Willie Stewart
Tom Jackson 
Thomas Turner
Andrew Watson
Willie Lambie
Tom Waddell
Alex Lochhead
John Weir
Tom Logan
William Ker
Robert Neill

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