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Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)
Dave Mackay (1934–2015)

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One and a quarter life-size figure of the footballer, dressed in football kit, appearing to run out of the wall with a football in hand. David Craig Mackay was a Scottish football player and manager. He was best known for a successful playing career with Heart of Midlothian, the Double-winning Tottenham Hotspur side of 1961, and winning the league as manager of Derby County. Mackay captained Derby under Brian Clough and later managed the club, leading the Rams to the Division One title in 1975.





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Acquisition method

funded by the fans of Derby County Football Club

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Derby County Football Club


Derby County Football Club

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Unveiling date

2 September 2015


at all times

Inscription description

across base: MACKAY; plaque: This inaugural stone was laid by / LIONEL PICKERING / CHAIRMAN OF DERBY COUNTY FOOTBALL CLUB / as the foundation for the building of this Stadium / Sunday, 17th November, 1996.


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Located at

Pride Parkway, Pride Park Derby

DE24 8XL

At Derby County's stadium, on the wall near to the Players' Entrance, to the left of the Toyota West Stand entrance.