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William Anderson Key - original B&W picture - No copyright - attached.

William Anderson Key

Football Player

  • Birth: 10 Sep 1869 • St Vigeans Parish, Arbroath, Angus, Scotland
  • Death: 10 Oct 1932 • Montrose, Angus, Scotland


  • Senior Debut:


    The Aberdeen 5 v 1 Orion

  • 15 Jan 1887


  • Aberdeen F.C. 1889-90, Aberdeenshire Cup Winners

    • Aberdeen F.C. 1889-90, Aberdeenshire Cup Winners - No copyright - attached

    Back Row L-R: David Wood, J.Reith, Tom Ketchen, John A.McHardy, Robert Hyslop,
    A.D.Farnworth, Jamie Thomson, Alexander Wood, Charles E.'Chas' Glennie.
    Front Row L-R: Arthur Whitehead, M.Campbell, William A.Key, W.S.Morley-Brown,

    (22 Feb 1890, Final: Aberdeen 8 v 3 Orion (a.e.t.) replay at Victoria Bridge Grounds, Aberdeen, Scotland.)

External Link

  • Family Tree Official's, Player's and staff details: Ancestry.com
    A.F.C Official's, Player's and staff details source: AFC Heritage - The Official Aberdeen Football Club Heritage Trust.
    Aberdeen Football Club 1904 Logo - Designed by Graeme Watson © 2019
    Header Background: Aberdeen Football Club, Pittodrie Stadium, Main Stand Entrance, 2015, Aberdeen, Scotland - Copyright © 2015 Graeme Watson.
    Team Photo: Aberdeen F.C. 1889-90, Aberdeenshire Cup Winners - original B&W picture - No copyright - attached. Colorisation by Graeme Watson 2021.
    Insert Photo: William Anderson Key, Courtesy of Fraser Clyne.
    (Clyne, Fraser (2012). The Aberdeen Men Can’t Play Football – An early history of football in Aberdeen, 1881-1903. J. Thompson, Glasgow.)
    E-mail: Fraser Clyne


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