26th January 1901: Swinton 3 Wigan 3 Posted by Bilko
on December 24 2014 - 00:50
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Venue: Chorley Road, Swinton Competition: League - Lancashire Senior Competition
1. David Dickinson, 2. Jimmy Barr, 3. J.Nixon, 4. Tom Eckersley, 5. J.Owen, 6.
Joe Nelson, 7. Dicky Rothwell
8. Bill Yates, 9. Joseph Topping, 10. Jack Brown, 11. Billy
Halliwell, 12. Harry Ball, 13. George Rigby, 14. Edward Yates, 15. Rueben
A match played in awful conditions at Chorley Road. Wigan
had three debutants in this game one of whom, full back David Dickinson, had
joined from Swinton with Jack Blackburn leaving Wigan to debut for Swinton
in this match. Swinton led 3-0 at half time after a try from Morgan but
Wigan equalised second half with a George Rigby try.
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