April 7, 1883
Match: Scottish FA Cup, Final, at Hampden Park.
Dumbarton – Vale of Leven 2-1 (0-0).
Dumbarton (2-2-6): James Macaulay, Jock Hutcheson, Michael Paton, Peter Miller, Leitch Kier, Robert P. Brown, George McArthur, Joe Lindsey, Robert S. Brown, Anderson, James Miller.
Vale of Leven (2-2-6): McLintock, McIntyre, Forbes, McLeigh, McÅherson, McCrae, W. McFarlane, Frield, Johnston, Gillies, Kennedy.
The goals: 1-0 Brown, 2-0 Brown, 2-1 “scrimmage”.