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Formed on 29 November 1899, this league was open to all Senior clubs within Banffshire. It had a somewhat sporadic existence, seemingly it would only reform the following season if there were sufficient clubs interested. Also a League Cup competition was played for in 1910-11.

 

Champions

1899-00 Buckie Thistle

1900-01 Elgin City

1901-02 Keith Strathisla (probable)

1902-03 Buckie Thistle

1903-04 Buckie Thistle

1904-05   no competition ?

1905-06   no competition ?

1906-07

1907-08

1908-09 Banff

1909-10 Buckie Thistle ‘A’

1910-11                                [League Cup: Portsoy]

 

1919-20

 

1929-30 Banff

 

 

1899-00

Ban

BT

K Str

Seaf

Banff

X

28 Jan

4-3

 

 

Buckie Thistle

 

X

12 May

2-1

24 Mar

2-2

Keith Strathisla

 

21 Apr

6-1

X

 

Seaforth Highlanders

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

1900-01

BT

Elg

Hun

K Str

MacD F

Seaf

Buckie Thistle

X

27 Oct

2-0

9 Feb

0-0

3 Nov

1-1

 

29 Sep

1-0

Elgin City

17 Mar

4-1

X

 

 

 

 

Huntly United

7 Apr

1-1

 

X

 

 

 

Keith Strathisla

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Seaforth Highlanders

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Positons

1 Elgin City P10 Pts 15

2 Buckie Thistle

 

 

1901-02

Banff

B R

B Th

Elg

Hunt

K S

MacD F

Banff

X

9 Nov

2-3

 

 

 

 

 

Buckie Rangers

 

X

16 Nov

2-12

26 Oct

2-4

28 Sep

3-2

7 Dec

1-4

 

Buckie Thistle

2 Nov

6-0

12 Oct

6-3

X

23 Nov

2-0

19 Oct

3-0

30 Nov

1-4

 

Elgin City

 

 

28 Sep

4-1

X

 

9 Nov

3-2

 

Huntly United

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

Keith Strathisla

 

19 Oct

4-1

5 Oct

4-2

 

 

X

 

MacDuff Fife

 

5 Oct

6-5

 

 

 

 

X

 

[NOTE: 30 Nov Strathisla v Buckie Th 4-1 (Strathilsa’s 8th win in a row in the league)]

 

5 Apr Banffshire League XI v Keith Strathisla 2-0

 

 

1902-03

Banff

B Th

Hunt

K S

Banff

 

X

 

 

 

Buckie Thistle

18 Oct

3-2

X

4 Oct

1-0

14 Feb

2-1

Huntly United

 

 

 

X

 

Keith Strathisla

 

1 Nov

4-1

 

X

 

14 Feb Buckie Thistle v Keith Strathisla 2-1 (Deciding game for the championship)

 

 

1903-04

B Th

K S

Buckie Thistle

X

16 Apr

2-1

Keith Strathisla

 

7 May

1-2

X

 

1903-04

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Buckie Thistle

2

2

0

0

4

2

4

Keith Strathisla

2

0

0

2

2

4

0

 

Possibly only two clubs competed

 

1904-1906

No competition?

 

 

1906-07

Banff

B Th

Cull

Elg

Hunt

K S

Mac F

Banff

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

Buckie Thistle

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

Cullen Royals

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

Elgin City

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

Huntly United

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

Keith Strathisla

 

6 Oct

7-6

 

 

 

X

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

1907-08

B Th

Hunt

Buckie Thistle

 

X

 

Huntly United

7 Sep

3-2

X

 

League possibly collapsed, as a new league was formed in November 1908

 

 

1908-09

Banff

B Th

K S

Mac F

Port

Stra

Banff

X

 

 

 

 

12 Dec

4-3

Buckie Thistle

2 Jan

3-1

X

 

 

6 Feb

6-2

9 Nov

5-6

Keith Strathisla

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

Portsoy

 

Nov

2-4

 

 

X

23 Jan

5-3

Strathlene United

6 Feb

1-4

21 Dec

1-8

 

30 Jan

2-1

28 Nov

4-4

X

 

 

1909-10

Banf

B T

Cull

Mac F

Port

Stra

Banff

X

 

 

 

 

5 Mar

0-4

Buckie Thistle ‘A’

16 Oct

1-1

X

20 Nov

1-0

 

 

18 Sep

1-4

Cullen Royals

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

Portsoy

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

Strathlene United

2 Oct

3-1

23 Apr

4-2

 

30 Oct

4-3

9 Apr

2-3

X

 

 

1910-11

B T

Mac F

Port

Stra

Buckie Thistle ‘A’

X

 

28 Jan

5-1

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

X

 

 

Portsoy

25 Mar

0-1

 

X

18 Feb

8-2

Strathlene United

 

 

 

 

X

 

League Cup Final

17 Dec Portsoy v Strathlene United 3-2 (at Victoria Park, Buckie)

 

 

1919-20

B T

Kei

Mac F

Buckie Thistle ‘A’

X

11 Oct

2-3

15 Nov

7-3

Keith

 

 

X

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

X

 

 

1929-30

Banf

Hunt

Mac F

Banff

X

5 Oct

4-2

14 Dec

3-0

Huntly

 

7 Dec

1-2

X

 

MacDuff Fife

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

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