Richardson Cup 1904

Queen's Park CC, winners of the Spens Cup the year before, and appearing in the Richardson for the first time, made a excellent debut, defeating two strong clubs, Dundee and Glasgow, on its way to the final.

Round 1 Semi Final Final
Edinburgh
Edinburgh
Edinburgh
3
Helensburgh
½
Burns
4
Burns
Falkirk
1
Queen's Park (Glw) (P)
Queen's Park
Queen's Park
2
Dundee
Glasgow (H)
3
Glasgow
Stirling
2

(H) - Holders
(P) - Promoted from the previous season's Spens
Cup.
* For adjudication

Final: Played at Edinburgh CC on Saturday, 23rd January 1904.

NOTE: The table below is shown exactly as it appears in the BCM 1904, page 62. There has been a printing error, as Queen's Park is shown as scoring three wins, instead of Edinburgh. The table will be corrected if and when the proper board scores are found. (Alan McGowan)

Bd
Edinburgh
Queen's Park
1
D.Y. Mills
0
1
J.C. Semple
2
H. Jackson
1
0
J.A. McKee
3
J.G. Thomson
0
1
W. Scott
4
W.M. Whitelaw
1
0
Dr Forrester
5
D. Simpson
0
1
C. Macdonald
   
3
2

Source: BCM 1904, pages 28 and 62.

By Alan McGowan