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Falkirk Cottage Hospitals Shield

Charity competition to help raise funds for the local cottage hospitals until the infirmary opened in 1905. After this the competition was renamed the Falkirk Infirmary Charity Shield.

Winners
1889-90 East Stirlingshire
1890-91 East Stirlingshire
1891-92 Falkirk
1892-93 Falkirk
1893-94 Falkirk
1894-95 Falkirk
1895-96 Stenhousemuir
1896-97 Stenhousemuir
1897-98 Stenhousemuir
1898-99 East Stirlingshire
1899-00 East Stirlingshire
1900-01 withheld
1901-02 Falkirk
1902-03 Camelon
1903-04 East Stirlingshire
1904-05 Falkirk

 

Results

1889-90
Semi    
25th January  Falkirk 0 Laurieston 2  at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]  Match abandoned after 30 minutes because of a storm.
15th February  East Stirlingshire p Camelon p  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]  Ground unfit, the teams played a friendly instead, East Stirling 2 Camelon 3
22nd February  Falkirk 4 Laurieston 1  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
22nd March  East Stirlingshire 5 Camelon 0  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
 
12th April  Falkirk 1 East Stirlingshire 0  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC] 
Owing to a dispute East Stirlingshire never appeared, Falkirk scored and claimed the tie, however East Stirlingshire protested and the match was played again.
10th May  East Stirlingshire 4 Falkirk 2  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
 
1890-91
Semi final
28th February  Falkirk 7 Laurieston 1  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
7th March  East Stirlingshire 12 Camelon 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Final
21st March  East Stirlingshire 5 Falkirk 3  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
1891-92                                                                                                   
Final
Falkirk         
 
 
1892-93
Semi final   
5th April  East Stirlingshire 2 Laurieston 2  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]  Abandoned after 69 minutes
17th May  East Stirlingshire 5 Laurieston 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
19th April  Falkirk 3 Camelon 1  at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]
 
Final
27th May  Falkirk 5 East Stirlingshire 2  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
 
1893-94
Semi final   
9th May  East Stirlingshire 9 Camelon 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
15th May  Falkirk 7 Laurieston 0  at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]
 
Final
30th May  Falkirk 2 East Stirlingshire 2  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
6th June  Replay Falkirk 4 East Stirlingshire 2  at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
1894-95
Semi final   
1st May  Camelon 3 Laurieston 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
8th May  East Stirlingshire 1 Falkirk 0   at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]  Only East Stirlingshire turned up, Falkirk protested, East Stirling withdrew.
 
Final
20th Jun  Falkirk 1 Camelon 0   at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
1895-96
Semi final   
13th May  Stenhousemuir 2 Camelon 1   at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]
20th May  Falkirk 2 East Stirlingshire 1   at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
Final
27th May  Stenhousemuir 4 Falkirk 2   at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]
 
 
1896-97
Semi final   
14th Apr  East Stirlingshire 1 Camelon 0   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC] (Protested)
29th Apr  East Stirlingshire 3 Camelon 3   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
6th May East Stirlingshire 4 Camelon 2   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
21st Apr  Stenhousemuir 4 Falkirk 2   at Merchiston Pk [E Stirling FC]
 
Final
12th May  Stenhousemuir 2 East Stirlingshire 0   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
 
1897-98
Semi final   
13th Apr  Falkirk 3 Camelon 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
20th Apr  Stenhousemuir 3 Falkirk Amateurs 1   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Final
27th Apr  Stenhousemuir 4 Falkirk 2   at Victoria Pk [Camelon FC]
 
 
1898-99
First round   
12th Apr Camelon 2 Falkirk Amateurs 1 Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
  
Semi final
18th Apr  Falkirk 6 Camelon 2     at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]  Abandoned after 82 mins
25th Apr  East Stirlingshire wo Stenhousemuir scr   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
2nd May  Camelon 1 Falkirk 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC}  Falkirk later scratched
 
Final
10th May  East Stirlingshire 5 Camelon 0   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
 
1899-00
First round   
17th Apr  Camelon 2 Stenhousemuir 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]  Abandoned after 75 mins
26th Apr  Camelon 2 Stenhousemuir 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
3rd May   Camelon 3 Stenhousemuir 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
Semi final
24th Apr  Falkirk 2 East Stirlingshire 3   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
8th May  Falkirk Amateurs 4 Camelon 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
Final
14th May  East Stirlingshire 5 Falkirk Amateurs 2   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
 
1900-01
First round   
8th May   East Stirlingshire 3 Camelon 0   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Semi final
1st May  Stenhousemuir 1 Falkirk Amateurs 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
10th May  Replay Stenhousemuir 4 Falkirk Amateurs 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
13th May  Falkirk 2 East Stirlingshire 2   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
15th May  Replay Falkirk 1 East Stirlingshire 0   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
Final
24th May  Falkirk 2 Stenhousemuir 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
Note - Stenhousemuir protested over Falkirk's Donald Cameron, who had earlier played in a cup tie for Rangers. A replay scheduled for the start of 1901-02 never came off, so the committee decided to keep the cup in abeyance for a season.
 
 
1901-02
First round   
29th Apr 1st East Stirlingshire 4 Camelon 2   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Semi final
8th May  Falkirk 4 Stenhousemuir 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
13th May  East Stirlingshire 5 Falkirk Amateurs 1   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Final
24th May  East Stirlingshire 0 Falkirk 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
 
1902-03   
7th Apr Stenhousemuir 1 East Stirlingshire 0   Abandoned 78 mins
9th Apr Falkirk 3 Falkirk Amateurs 0   Expunged
14th Apr  Camelon 1 Stenhousemuir 1   Abandoned 55 mins
16th Apr East Stirlingshire 2 Falkirk Amateurs 0   Expunged
21st Apr  Falkirk 0 East Stirlingshire 0
28th Apr  Stenhousemuir 1 Falkirk 1
7th May  East Stirlingshire 2 Camelon 2
11th May  Stenhousemuir 1 East Stirlingshire 0
12th May  Camelon 3 Falkirk 2
13th May  Camelon 3 Stenhousemuir 0 

P W D L F A Pts
Camelon 3 2 1 0 8 4 5
Stenhousemuir 3 1 1 1 2 4 3
Falkirk 3 0 2 1 3 4 2
East Stirlingshire 3 0 1 2 2 3 1
 

1903-04
First round 
19th Apr 1st Camelon 2 Grahamston Amateurs 1   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
21st Apr 1st Stenhousemuir 2 Falkirk Amateurs 0   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
Semi final
26th Apr  East Stirlingshire 2 Camelon 2   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
4th May  Replay East Stirlingshire 1 Camelon 0   at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
28th Apr  Falkirk 0 Stenhousemuir 0   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
9th May   Falkirk 1 Stenhousemuir 0   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
Final
12th May  East Stirlingshire 4 Falkirk 1   at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
 
 
 
1904-05
First round   
17th Apr  East Stirlingshire 6 Falkirk Amateurs 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Semi final
20th Apr  Falkirk 0 Stenhousemuir 0  at Merchiston Pk [East Stirlingshire FC]
2nd May  Falkirk 3 Stenhousemuir 1  at Merchiston Pk [East Stilringshire FC]
27th Apr  East Stirlingshire 1 Camelon 0B  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]
 
Final
9th May  Falkirk 3 East Stirlingshire 1  at Brockville Pk [Falkirk FC]