24th November 1900: Wigan 2 Barrow 7
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Wigan 2 Barrow 7 - Saturday 24th November 1900
Venue: Prescott Street, Wigan
Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition

WiganlBacks:l 1. Charlie Wood, 2. Tom Nicholson, 3. W.Harris, 4. Tom Eckersley, 5. Harry Ball, 6. Joe Nelson, 7. A.Middleton
WiganlForwards:l

8. Bill Yates, 9. Elijah Prescott, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Billy Halliwell, 12. George Rigby, 13. Jack Hilton, 14. Edward Yates, 15. Rueben Collier


WiganlTries:l

(None)

WiganlGoals:l

Charlie Wood 1

Summary:l

Barrow had joined the Lancashire League in this season, replacing Tyldesley, but were struggling on the same four league points as Wigan. They came into Prescott Street though and went home with an hard fought win and the loss proved a double whammy with bottom side Widnes also winning to send Wigan crashing to the foot of the table.

Top of Table After This Match
1st Place:l

Swinton

- Played - 11 - Won - 11 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 0 - Points: - 22
2nd Place:l

Oldham

- Played - 10 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 2 - Points: - 16
3rd Place:l Runcorn - Played - 11 - Won - 8 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 16
4th Place:l Broughton - Played - 11 - Won - 6 - Drawn - 0 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 12
5th Place:l Rochdale - Played - 10 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 3 - Points: - 12
6th Place:l Warrington - Played - 11 - Won - 5 - Drawn - 1 - Lost - 5 - Points: - 11

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14th Place:l

Wigan

- Played - 10 - Won - 1 - Drawn - 2 - Lost - 7 - Points: - 4