Lanarkshire Charity Cup Competitions

1884-1919


 

See also

Main index

Club directory

 

Charity cup competitions were very popular during the late 19th and early 20th century, used to help raise funds for local organisations.

Below is a selection of such competitions played in Lanarkshire.

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP

1884-85 Airdrieonians

1885-86 Airdrieonians

1886-87 Airdrieonians

1887-88 Airdrieonians

1888-89 Airdrieonians

1889-90 Carfin Shamrock

1890-91 Royal Albert

1891-92 Albion Rovers

1892-93 Motherwell

1893-94 Airdrieonians

 

WISHAW CHARITY CUP

1913-14 Motherwell

1914-15

 

LANARKSHIRE CHARITY CUP

1917-18 Motherwell

1918-19 Albion Rovers

 

MOTHERWELL CHARITY CUP

1885-86

1886-87 Cambuslang Hibernian

1887-88

 

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP

1889-90 Royal Albert

1890-91 Airdrieonians

1891-92 Albion Rovers

 

1893-94 Royal Albert

1894-95 Royal Albert

 

1906-07 Royal Albert

 

1908-09 Hamilton Academical

 

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1884-85

Semi final

18 Apr Airdrieonians v Dykehead 10-1

16 May West Benhar v Clarkston 5-0 (at Airdrie)

 

Final

30 May Airdrieonians v West Benhar 6-2

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1885-86

Semi final

15 May Airdrieonians v Cambuslang Hibernian 4-0

Royal Albert v ??

 

Final

12 Jun Airdrieonians v Royal Albert 5-2

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1886-87

Semi final

9 Apr Albion Rovers v Cambuslang Hibernian 6-1

23 Apr Airdrieonians v Motherwell 10-1

 

Final

30 Apr Airdrieonians v Albion Rovers 3-2 (at Mavisbank 2000)

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1887-88

No results known at this time

Winners: Airdrieonians

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1888-89

Semi final

25 May Royal Albert v Clydesdale 5-2 (at Mavisbank, Airdrie)

Airdrieonians v ??

 

Final

1 Jun Airdrieonians v Wishaw Thistle 4-0

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1889-90

Semi final

17 May Albion Rovers v Carfin Shamrock 2-2

31 May Albion Rovers v Carfin Shamrock 1-1 (2000)

4 Jun Albion Rovers v Carfin Shamrock L-W

24 May Airdrieonians v Royal Albert D-D

7 Jun Airdrieonians v Royal Albert L-W

 

Final

14 Jun Carfin Shamrock v Royal Albert 2-0

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1890-91

First round

23 May Royal Albert v Motherwell 3-0 (at Airdrie)

30 May Airdrieonians v Burnbank Swifts 3-2

 

Final

6 June Royal Albert v Airdrieonians 1-0

(NOTE the goal was scored by in the first ever penalty kick awarded in the world. However the Rule, although passed just four days earlier, was not supposed to take effect until 1891-92 season)

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1891-92

Final

4 Jun Albion Rovers v Airdriehill 3-2 (at Mavisbank, Airdrie)

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1892-93

Final

10 Jun Airdrieonians v Motherwell 1-2

 

AIRDRIE CHARITY CUP 1893-94

2 Jun Airdrieonians v Albion Rovers 4-2

 

 

 

WISHAW CHARITY CUP 1913-14

4 Oct Motherwell v Wishaw Thistle 3-2

 

WISHAW CHARITY CUP 1914-15

10 Apr Motherwell v Wishaw Thistle 0-0

MOTHERWELL CHARITY CUP 1885-86

? round

8 May Royal Albert v Ravenscraig Athletic 11-0

 

Semi final

10 Jun Alpha v Wishaw Swifts 0-0 (replay, abandoned after fights broke out between the players and crowd alike)

 

Final

 

 

MOTHERWELL CHARITY CUP 1886-87

First round

19 Feb Motherwell v Cleland Emerald 8-1

26 Mar Dykehead v Caldervale 5-3

 

Second round

9 Apr Motherwell v Royal Albert 1-2

 

Semi final

30 Apr Royal Albert v Carfin Shamrock 3-1

16 Apr Calderbank v Cambuslang Hibernian 1-1 (at Motherwell)

 

Final

28 May Royal Albert v Cambuslang Hibernian 1-2 (at Roman Rd, Motherwell)

 

MOTHERWELL CHARITY CUP 1887-88

2 Jun Royal Albert v Cambuslang Hibernian 4-3 (at Motherwell, protested)

9 Jun Royal Albert v Cambuslang Hibernian 2-3 (at Motherwell, stopped after 85 mins when spectators began fighting, protested)

 

 

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1889-90

Semi final

26 Apr Airdrieonians v Albion Rovers 0-2 (at Larkhall)

3 May Royal Albert v Uddingston 3-1 (at Larkhall)

 

Final

10 May Royal Albert v Albion Rovers 7-1 (at Larkhall)

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1890-91

Final

16 May Royal Albert v Airdrieonians 1-2 (at Larkhall)

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1891-92

No results known at this time

Winners: Albion Rovers

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1893-94

No results known at this time

Winners: Royal Albert

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1894-95

No results known at this time

Winners: Royal Albert

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1906-07

15 May Royal Albert v Hamilton Academical W-L

SCORE ?-2

 

LARKHALL CHARITY CUP 1908-09

No results known at this time

Winners: Hamilton Academical

 

 

LANARKSHIRE CHARITY CUP 1917-18

11 May Hamilton Academical v Motherwell 1-4

 

LANARKSHIRE CHARITY CUP 1918-19

24 May Airdrieonians v Albion Rovers 0-3

 

 

 

 


 

 

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