April 18, 1904 A former resident of Manchester now at the Cape sends an interesting letter, from which the following is an excerpt: “By the
March 29, 1897 International: British Championship, at Bramall Lane (Sheffield). England – Wales 4-0 (2-0). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. Thomas Robertson (Scottish FA). England (2-3-5):
February 24, 1894 International, British Home Championship, at St. Helens Rugby Club (Swansea). Wales – Ireland 4-1 (0-1). Attendance: 7,000. Referee: Mr. John Campbell (Scotland).
April 10, 1893 Match: Friendly, at The Cunnings, kick-off: 18:00. Newtown – Liverpool 0-0 (0-0). Attendance: 2,000. Referee: Mr. H. Hibbott, linesmen: Messrs. J.J. Ramsay
October 31, 1892 At Anfield, in presence of 4,000 spectators. The Liverpool team was further strengthened by Matt McQueen and Hugh McQueen, late of Leith
October 29, 1892 Key note: “As usual there was a bit of diversity of opinion as to the number of spectators present. The actual number