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Beith FC - Information
Founded 1875

Defunct 1883

Reformed in 1884 but no matches until further reformation in 1888.

Reformed as a Junior Club in 1938.

League Memberships

To 1891 - Friendly & Cup matches
1891/92 - 1893/94 - Ayrshire League
1894/95 - North Ayrshire League
1895/96 - 1896/97 - Ayrshire Combination
1897/98 - 1902/03 - North Ayrshire League
1903/04 - 1908/09 - Scottish Combination
1909/10 - Scottish Union
1910/11 - 1911/12 - Scottish Reserve League
1912/13 - 1914/15 - Scottish Union
1919/20 - 1922/23 - Western League
1923/24 - 1925/26 - Scottish League Division 3
1926/27 - Scottish Alliance (South)
1927/28 - Provincial League
1928/29 - 1937/38 - Scottish Alliance

Grounds
1875-82 - Gateside Toll
1882-83 - Marshalland

1888-94 - Knockbuckle
1894-1903 - Juckes Meadow (later named Muir Field)
1903-15 - Glebe Park
1919 - Kersland Park, Glengarnock (temporary)
1919-20 - Mains Park
1920 to date - Bellsdale Park

Association Membership
circa 1903 to 1946 (Membership ended on the June 1st due to non payment of subscription)

Major Honours

Scottish Foot ball Combination Champions - 1904/05

Scottish Cup 3rd round - 1904/05
" 2nd round - 1905/06, 1908/09, 1926/27, 1929/30

Scottish Qualifying Cup Winners - 1927/28
Scottish Qualifying Cup (south) Winners - 1931/32, 1932/33, 1934/35

Ayrshire Cup Winners - 1879/80, 1923/24, 1926/27

Ayrshire Consolation Cup Winners - 1926/27


First Games Played
Saturday 8th May 1875 at Ladeside Club, kick off 6.30pm. 0-0

Saturday 15th May 1875 at Gateside Toll, Beith (also agst Kilbirnie) - won 1-0 (McKean)


October 23rd 1875 at Kilbirnie, 0-0

October 30th, 1875 at Beith (also agst Kilbirnie) - won 1-0
Team (J Smith, J Kirkwood, D McKie(c), A McGuiness, JB Smith, J Brodie, JP Millar, W Stevenson, J Wilson, D McKean & G Hamilton