Richardson Cup 1946-1947

Main Tournament

The 'Old Firm' of Glasgow and Edinburgh contest the 1946-1947 Richardson Cup final with the victors being Edinburgh CC who retain the trophy for a second year.

Round 1 Semi Final Final
Polytechnic 6 Polytechnic 1 Edinburgh (H)
Jewish 1
Edinburgh (H) Edinburgh (H) 6
Bon Accord (P)
Stockbridge 4 Stockbridge 3 Glasgow
Civil Service 3
Glasgow 4 Glasgow 4
Bohemians 3

(P) - Promoted from the previous season's Spens Cup
(H) - Holders

Edinburgh
Glasgow
1. A.J.D. Lothian
0
1
W.A. Fairhurst
2. S.L. Hart
1
0
C. Mansfield
3. D.S. Clunie
1
0
W.M. Inverarity
4. A.A. Foster
½
½
A.F. Cariss
5. Dr K.A. Lim [?]
½
½
R.P. Smeaton
6. R.T.R. Serjeant
1
0
T. Russell jun.
7. T.R. Harvey
½
½
J.H. Harrison
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Glasgow Herald chess column, 7 March 1947, p. 3.

Relegation Playoff

Round 1 Round 2 Relegated
Bon Accord (P) 3 Bon Accord (P) 4 Bohemians
Jewish 4
Civil Service 5 Bohemians 3
Bohemians 2