1883-1884


P W D L F A
Friendlies 14 7 2 5 29 25
FA Cup 1 0 0 1 1 3
SA Cup 2 1 0 1 8 3
WCC 1 0 0 1 1 3
Total 18 8 2 8 39 34


1883-84
venue att score
SA Cup
13-Oct Redcar 7-1 w G Ulyett the Yorkshire & England cricketer kept goal.
3-Dec Lockwood Brothers Bramall Lane large 1-2 L
WCC
2-Jan Park Grange 1-3 L
FA Cup
1-Dec Staveley Rec, Staveley 2000 1-3 L
Friendly
22-Sep Rotherham 4-2 W
29-Sep Lockwood Brothers pp
6-Oct Spital Spital meagre 3-0 W
27-Oct Blackburn Rovers Bramall Lane 3/4000 2-0 W The new throw in law in evidence - the ball was required to pass over the throwers head.
Ulyett's last game for Wednesday (retired because football was too dangerous a sport).
29-Oct Deepcar Blue Ball Inn 3-0 W
5-Nov Heeley Bramall Lane 1200 0-2 L R Martin's benefit. Jack Hunter was supposed to play - but was injured.
H Muscroft - umpire
10-Nov Derby Midland large 1-1 D
8-Dec Astley Bridge Robert's Farm small 0-4 L
15-Dec Darwen Bramall Lane less num 1-0 W
24-Dec Walsall Town Bramall Lane numerous 1-3 L
29-Dec Darwen Darwen 1500 2-5 L
7-Jan Heeley Bramall Lane large 6-3 W
12-Jan Wednesbury Town Bramall Lane numerous 0-4 L
26-Jan Notts County Bramall Lane v.large 0-0 D
2-Feb Derby Midland Ecclesall Road v.large 6-1 W


Historical Context
1883/84
Krakatoa erupts.
Slavery abolished in Spanish colonies.
Maxim invents a machine gun.
First steel framed sky scraper built in Chicago.
Robert L Stevenson publishes "Treasure Island".
Nietzsche publishes "Zuth Spake Zarathustra".

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