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About Barney Battles:

Born: January 13, 1875: Springburn, Scotland.
Passed away: February 9, 1905: Glasgow, Scotland.

Position: Centre half, also played at full back and other positions in the half-back line.

Height: 180 cm (5ft. 11in.);
Weight: 87 kilos (13st. 10lb.).

Career:
Linlithgow Juniors.
Broxburn.
Bathgate FC.
Heart of Midlothian, registered SFL, September 4  1894.
Liverpool, signed, January 3 – 1895;
* registered with the Football League, January 4 – 1895;
* eligible for Liverpool in official matches, January 11 – 1895.

Celtic, registered SFL, June 6 – 1895.
Dundee, registered SFL, May 11 – 1897.
* Transferred to Liverpool for £20.
Liverpool, signed, March 28 – 1898.
* Liverpool already held his player registration in England.
Celtic, registered SFL, October 8 – 1898.
Kilmarnock, signed, Jun. 11 – 1904, registered SFL, August 15 – 1904.

Merits:
Scottish League XI ?-?: (v. English League: March 8, 1902)
Glasgow Cup Winner: 1895-96 (Celtic);

Image(s):
Evening Telegraph, 13-10-1897.
Barney Battles II

The Athletic News, March 10 – 1902.
1902 Barney Battles

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