Wolves v Aston Villa 3-1 (Birmingham Cup Final: April 22, 1893)

April 22, 1893
Match: Birmingham Cup, Final, at Aston Lower Ground (Birmingham).
Wolverhampton Wanderers – Aston Villa 3-1 (0-0).
Attendance: 15,000.
Referee: Mr. Tom Armitt (Leek).
Wolves (2-3-5): Joe Hassall, Dick Baugh, George Swift, Hill Griffiths, Harry Allen (C), George Kinsey, Dick Topham, David Wykes, Joe Butcher, Harry Wood, Arthur Griffin.
Aston Villa (2-3-5): Willie Dunning, Walter Evans, John Baird, Frank Burton, Jimmy Cowan (C), Peter Dowds, Charles Hare, Albert Brown, John Devey, Jimmy Logan, Albert Woolley.
The goals: 1-0 Wood (48 min.), 2-0 Butcher (50 min.), 3-0 Butcher, 3-1 Brown.

Dick Baugh, Wolves (Lloyd’s Weekly News: April 30, 1893):

George Kinsey, Wolves (Lloyd’s Weekly News: October 1, 1893):

Charles Hare, Aston Villa (Denbigshire Free Press: October 19, 1895):


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