Bolton Senior 13  Brampton Ellis Senior 1**

Scorers: Webb 8, Shepherd 2, Chaplin & Walton (Bolton) Adkin (Brampton)


Sheffield IndependentTuesday 11 May 1937
Played on 10/5/37 on Goldthorpe United’s ground.

Report from South Yorkshire Times 14/5/37
At Goldthorpe on Monday, Bolton Senior added to their collection of trophies by defeating Brampton Ellis Senior 13-1.  As the score suggests, the game was one-sided.  Bolton were a bigger and stronger team, but the Brampton boys played gamely.  Bolton took an early lead when Webb scored from a penalty.  Adkin equalised, also from a penalty.  The Bolton half-backs practically dominated the game, while Webb was outstanding in the forward line.  The small Brampton defenders could not withstand the thrust of this big lad, who was responsible for four more goals before half-time, three coming direct from his own feet and the fourth being turned into the net by a Brampton full-back.  Playing down the slope in the second half, Bolton had their visitors almost entirely on the defensive.  Eight more goals were scored.  Webb brought his match score to eight.  Shepherd (2), Chaplin and Walton being the other marksmen.
At the conclusion of the match Mr. J. Bedfors presented the Totty Cup to Lacey the Bolton captain.

Brampton 2 Wombwell John Street 0

Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 16 April 1937
Mexborough & Swinton Times – Friday 16 April 1937

Bolton Senior 6 Hoyland Kirk Balk 0

Mexborough & Swinton Times - Friday 28 March 1930 SEMI 2
Mexborough & Swinton Times – Friday 23 April 1937

Quarter Finals
Wombwell John Street beat Jump
Bolton beat Thurnscoe Hill
Hoyland Kirk Balk beat Houghton Council

2nd Round:
Brampton 18 Wombwell Kings Road 1  (Green ‘unSaturday 27 February 1937)

1st Round:
Thurnscoe Hill 2 Wombwell Park Street 0

Sheffield IndependentWednesday 21 October 1936

An article from 9/6/1939 South Yorkshire Times suggests that Bolton Senior were Champions of Yorkshire (possibly the Daily Dispatch Cup) and played Parr Central (St. Helens) in a Yorkshire v Lancashire play-off. Parr Central won this match.

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