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1923-24: Inter-County Matches

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1924: Yorkshire v Surrey

 

The following semi-final match in the English Counties’ Championship was played Saturday 11th October 1924, at St Bride’s Institute, London.

 

 

Yorkshire

 

6‑10

Surrey

1

H E Atkins

(Huddersfield)

½-½

R P Mitchell

2

F D Yates

(Leeds)

½*½

H B Uber

3

E Dale

(Sheffield)

0-1

R C J Walker

4

G W Moses

(Hemsworth)

1*0

H C Barlow

5

J Foulds

(Bradford)

½-½

F L Armstrong

6

F Schofield

(Leeds)

0*1

W Gooding

7

W Atkinson

(Hull)

½-½

L P Rees

8

C R Gurnhill

(Sheffield)

0*1

W E Allnutt

9

G Barron

(Hull)

0-1

F F L Alexander

10

H W Hodgkinson

(Bradford)

½-½

G A Felce

11

M Jackson

(Hull)

½-½

E McDonald

12

P Wenman

(Leeds)

½-½

J Butland

13

W J Berryman

(Barnsley)

1*0

B H N Stronach

14

G Wood

(Hull)

0-1

H G Felce

15

S Leader

(Leeds)

½-½

A J Spencer

16

J J Shields

(Hull)

0-1

R A Birch

* denotes adjudicated result

 

The Surrey went on to beat Warwickshire by 10 points to 6 in the final, on 13th December 1924, at Oxford.

 

[Yorkshire Telegraph & Star 18/10/1924, 25/10/1924, 20/12/1924]

 

 

Created

18/08/2013

Stephen John Mann

Last Updated

16/12/2013