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Bradford v Leeds, Woodhouse Cup, 1886

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Played on Saturday, 6th February 1886, at Chamber of Commerce Rooms, Bradford.

 

The match was played over the maximum of twenty boards.  Play began at 4.10 p.m.  Proceedings were adjourned for tea at 6.00 p.m., then resumed at 6.30 p.m., finally concluding at 9.30 p.m. when the four unfinished games were adjudicated.  On five boards there was insufficient time for the second game.

 

Bradford

17½

 

17½

Leeds

GF Onions *

0‑1

1

0‑1

James Rayner *

JE Hall

0‑1

2

 

TY Stokoe

R Whittaker

1‑0

3

0‑1

A Bilbrough

T Spencer

½‑½

4

 

CG Bennett

JH Tetley

½‑½

5

0a1

F Toothill

HC Padgett

0a1

6

 

J White

RM Macmaster

½‑½

7

0‑1

T Smith

S Cockin

0‑1

8

1‑0

JW Stringer

J Petty

1‑0

9

0‑1

EB Hussey

GA Schott

1‑0

10

1‑0

Wright

T Fieldsend

1‑0

11

0‑1

F Howell

CD Knapton

1‑0

12

 

SR Meredith

S Hudson

0‑1

13

 

FC Shepard [sic]

AP Wilson

1‑0

14

1‑0

Mo[o?]rehouse

O North

½‑½

15

½a½

EJ Wacheux

J[ohn] Gorrell

0‑1

16

1a0

J Musgrove

C Muller

0‑1

17

0‑1

TW Tate

TA Guy

1‑0

18

0‑1

Brown

C Quarkowsky

1‑0

19

1‑0

Moss

E Dobson

1‑0

20

1‑0

Hermann

* = captain

 

a = adjudicated unfinished game

 

[Undated, unattributed newspaper cutting in WYCA Minute Book, lacking Leeds players’ initials.]

 

 

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