All articles about William Pickering on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About William Pickering: Born: 1894: Glasgow, Scotland. Passed away: November 9, 1917: Mesopotamia, Syria (killed in action). Position:
Saturday, January 29 – 1916 William Pickering, Burnley reserve centre forward, has enlisted in the Seaforth Highlanders. In season 1912-13 he scored 33 goals with
March 3, 1915 The Burnley Reserves, or some of them, and especially the forwards, played a weak game against Liverpool Reserves on Saturday, at Turf
February 27, 1915 Match: Central League, at Turf Moor. Burnley Reserves – Liverpool Reserves 0-2 (0-1). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. H. Hodgkinson (Rochdale). Burnley (2-3-5):
December 7, 1914 Match: Lancashire Cup, Final, at Hyde Road (Manchester). Burnley – Rochdale 4-1 (3-0). Attendance: 2,000; gate receipts: £48. Referee: Mr. H. Churnside.
December 4, 1914 In connection with the Lancashire Cup-tie on Monday next, Burnley v. Rochdale, at Manchester, Bert Freeman approached the management of his club