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Caledonian

of or denoting a period of mountain building in NW Europe in the Palaeozoic era
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Wavertree councillor Tim Beaumont said: "The story of Liverpool Caledonians is part of our heritage but there does not appear to be a great deal known about them or where they played.
So we need the help of anyone out there who may know something about Liverpool Caledonians or Woodcroft Park.
30pm): C Paterson (Edinburgh Reivers); C Murray (Edinburgh Reivers), A Bulloch (Glasgow Caledonians), J Leslie (Northampton), K Logan (Wasps); D Hodge (Edinburgh Reivers), A Nicol (Glasgow Caledonians, capt); T Smith (Brive), G Bulloch (Glasgow Caledonians), M Stewart (Northampton), S Murray (Saracens), R Metcalfe (Edinburgh Reivers), M Leslie (Edinburgh Reivers), B Pountney (Northampton), S Taylor (all Edinburgh Reivers).
Mattie Stewart got the nod over Dave Hilton despite the latter's impressive performances for Glasgow Caledonians this season.
Glasgow Caledonian winger Alan Bulloch was the unlucky man out of the 23-strong squad.
The Scotland Under-21 international will train full-time with Caledonians but be available for the Hawks if his professional club do not require him.
McGeechan has named two new caps in his side for Murrayfield, Glasgow Caledonians flanker Jason White and 7ft Northampton lock Richard Metcalfe being chosen for the first time.
After appearing for Scotland on 41 occasions and moving his family north last summer to take up a three-year contract with Glasgow Caledonians, Hilton's desire to turn out for his adopted country is not in doubt.
Glasgow Caledonians winger James Craig does not keep thoughts of a Scotland recall at the back of his mind - they are at the forefront of his existence.
SCOTLAND: D Lee (London Scottish), H Gilmour, C Murray (both Edinburgh Reivers), I Jardine, S Longstaff (both Glasgow Caledonians), G Townsend (Brive), B Redpath (Edinburgh Reivers), D Hilton (Bath), G Bulloch (Glasgow Caledonians), M Proudfoot (Edinburgh Reivers), S Murray (Bedford), S Grimes (Glasgow Caledonians), A Roxburgh (Edinburgh Reivers), E Peters (Bath), R Wainwright (Glasgow Caledonians, capt).
Wingers Kenny Logan and Cammy Murray got tries in the 30-12 defeat of Italy and, Armstrong apart, the only member of a much-vaunted back division who has not scored since the turn of the year is Glasgow Caledonians full-back Glenn Metcalfe.
The young flanker, who was banned following the ugly incident while playing for Glasgow Caledonian against the South African tourists in October, has been included in the line-up to play Northern Free State at Welkom.