Leeds Parish Church v Maories

On January 4th 1889 Leeds Parish Church Played host to the visiting New Zealand Maories. The Home side won the game by 3 Tries, scored by Northend, Oddy and James Goldthorpe to 2 Goals. No further details of the match are available but the teams lined up as below.

Leeds Parish Church

Northend, Roberts, Broadbent, James Goldthorpe, Watson, Clayton, Oddy, Lumley, Coupe, Johnson, Turner, Green, Robinson, Roberts and Medley.


Gage, W Wynard, McCausland, F Warbnck, Keogh, J A Warbnck, Elliott, Ellison, A Wynard, W Anderson, Williams, R Taioroa, Trehua, G Warbnck and Lee.

The match Referee was Mr H Wigglesworth (Thornes).

Rugby Ball

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