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Northampton Mercury - Saturday 30 April 1887

WOLVERTON CHESS AND DRAUGHTS CLUB. A draughts match was played on Saturday last, April 23, at Cosgrove, between Cosgrove and Wolverton Clubs. The following is the score:-

Wolverton

Cosgrove

W H Brewer

J Brown

J Pakes           

5

C Baldwin

1

F Dixie

F Bugby

W Rooke

R Brown

A J Bailey

5

J Clough

1

G Miller

2

H Lambert

4

J Valiant

J Moore

G Covington

 

W Wright


Northampton Mercury - Saturday 03 December 1887

CHESS AND DRAUGHT MATCHES.—On Saturday last representative teams of Wolverton and Cosgrove Chess and Draughts Clubs met in the schoolroom of the latter village for a contest.

The visitors had all the best of the match, the figures being— Wolverton 25 games, Cosgrove 7

Scores .—

Wolverton

Cosgrove

J. King

3

W. Wright

0

F. Dixie

3

H. Lambert

3

G. Miller

4

H. Wheatley

2

W. Short

4

W. Wise

1

A. Bailey

5

W. Busby

1

W. H. Brewer

6


J. Buckby

0


Wolverton Express 10th June, 1927

Cosgrove

Skittles:  Friendly games of skittles were played during the past week between the Portland Arms team, Northampton, and the Barley Mow team, Cosgrove.  At Northampton on Saturday the first game was won by the home team by 40 - 31 and at Cosgrove on Wednesday evening the result was in favour of Cosgrove by 42 - 38.