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Lancashire F.A. meeting (August 17, 1892)


August 17, 1892
A meeting of the Lancashire Football Association was held on Wednesday at Blackpool, Mr. W. Forrest presiding. The draw for the Senior and Junior cups resulted as follows: –
Senior Cup:
Liverpool v Southport Central;
Fleetwood Rangers v Fairfield;
Heywood Central v West Manchester;
Rossendale v Nelson;
Higher Walton v Liverpool Caledonians;
** South Shore and Witton byes.

To be played on September 17th, on the ground of the first-named club. The selected clubs are: –
Accrington, Ardwick, Blackburn Rovers, Blackpool, Bolton Wanderers, Bootle, Burnley, Bury, Darwen, Everton, Newton Heath and Preston North End.

Junior Cup:
District No. 1:
Ramsbottom v Ashton Town;
Haslingden v Portsmouth Rovers;
Brierfield v Peel Bank Rovers;
Heywood Alexandra v Denton.

District No. 2:
Halliwell v Elton;
Adlington v Horwich;
Heaton v Little Lever Union;
Little Lever v Blacklane Rovers.

District No. 3:
Skelmersdale United v Platt Bridge;
Ashton-in-Makerfield v Park Lane Wanderers;
Haydock v Garswood Hall;
Bootle Athletic v Leigh.

District No. 4:
North Meols v Skerton;
Lostock Hall v Chorley;
Golbourne v Whiston;
Wheelton v Longridge St. Wilfred’s.

To be played on September 17th, on the ground of the first-named club. The selected clubs are: –
Barrow-in-Furness, Bell’s Temperance, Clitheroe, Farnworth Standard, Hindley, Bacup, Kearsley, Lytham, Oswaldtwistle Rovers, Padiham, Rawtenstall, and Turton.
(Lancashire Evening Post: August 20, 1892)

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