Contest #560 — Hamilton Crescent, Partick, Glasgow, Scotland

On 30 November 1872, 4000 intrepid individuals watched the national football teams of England and Scotland play on this site to a 0-0 draw, marking the first-ever official international football match, a precursor to France’s victory last Sunday at the World Cup final.

Scotish illustrator William Ralston was on hand and captured these images:


Those who found it before the hint:

  • Walter_V_R
  • hhgygy
  • Garfield
  • Phil Ower
  • Rob de Wolff
  • Abcdefg Hijkl
  • Lelie
  • Paul Voestermans
  • Jeather
  • Yakub
  • Martin de Bock

And after the hint:

  • Andy McConnell
  • Chris Nason
  • Sandworm
  • David Kozina
  • Robin

Thus ends this series. Congratulations to Garfield, hhgygyg and Phil Ower with perfect 20-for-20 scores this series!!

Also, check out the newly updated KML file with all the locations covered by WhereOnGoogleEarth updated with this series!