1895–96 Welsh Amateur Cup

The 1895–96 Welsh Amateur Cup was the sixth season of the Welsh Amateur Cup. The cup was won by Queensferry Ironopolis who defeated Shrewsbury Athletic 3-0 in the final, at The Racecourse, Wrexham.

1895-96 Welsh Amateur Cup
CountryWales
Defending championsCaergwrle Wanderers
ChampionsQueensferry Ironopolis
Runners-upEngland Shrewsbury Athletic

First RoundEdit

Home Team Result Away Team Remarks
Bangor Reserve Holywell Reserve
Carnarvon Ironopolis Reserve Llandudno Reserve
St. Asaph Athletic Queensferry Ironopolis
Flint Reserve Bye
Rhosrobin Institute w/o[1] Buckley Victoria Reserves Buckley Victoria scratched.
Mold Red Stars Reserve Westminster Rovers Reserve
Adwy United New Westminster Rovers
Buckley Victoria Brymbo Institute Reserves
Rhosddu Excelsior Ruabon Albion
Rhos Reserves w/o[2] Overton Juniors Rhos thrown out.
Wrexham Old Boys Rhostyllen Victoria Reserve
Wrexham Reserve Druids Reserve
Caersws   Whitchurch Reserve
  Shrewsbury Town Reserves 0-1[1]   Horeshay Albion
  Shrewsbury Athletic w/o[1] Newtown Royal Welsh Warehouse Newtown Royal Welsh Warehouse scratched.
  Dawley Town   Oswestry United Reserve
Welshpool United Chirk Reserve
Newtown Reserve 2-1[1]   Ellesmere Rangers

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Second RoundEdit

Home Team Result Away Team Remarks
Queensferry Ironopolis w/o Carnarvon Ironopolis Reserve Carnarvon Ironopolis Reserve scratched
Bangor Reserve 4-0[4] Flint Reserve
New Westminster 5-0 Mold Red Stars Reserve
Buckley Victoria 4-1 Rhosrobin Institute Rhosrobin awarded tie after protest.[5]
Wrexham Reserve 2-1[4] Ruabon Albion
Overton Juniors 2-0 Wrexham Old Boys Wrexham Old Boys awarded tie after protest.[5]
Chirk Reserve 1-3[4]   Shrewsbury Athletic
Newtown Reserve 1-2[4]   Horeshay Albion
  Dawley Town 6-1 Caersws

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Third RoundEdit

Home Team Result Away Team Remarks
Queensferry Ironopolis 4-1[8] Bangor Reserve
New Westminster Rhosrobin Institute
Wrexham Reserve 1-1[9] Wrexham Old Boys Racecourse Ground, Wrexham - Wrexham Old Boys Refused To Play Extra Time - Wrexham Reserve won replay 4-1 at Racecourse Ground, Wrexham.[10]
  Shrewsbury Athletic   Horeshay Albion
  Dawley Town Bye

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Fourth roundEdit

Home Team Result Away Team Remarks
  Shrewsbury Athletic 5-1[12][13]   Dawley Town
Queensferry Ironopolis Bye
Rhosrobin Institute Bye
Wrexham Reserve Bye

Semi FinalEdit

Result Venue
Queensferry Ironopolis 6-0 Rhosrobin Institute Buckley
  Shrewsbury Athletic 4-2 Wrexham Reserve   Oswestry

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FinalEdit

Winner Result Runner Up Venue Crowd
Queensferry Ironopolis 3-0   Shrewsbury Athletic Racecourse Ground, Wrexham

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ReferencesEdit

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  3. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online WELSH JUNIOR CUP COMPETITION.|1895-10-12|Wrexham and Denbighshire Advertiser and Cheshire Shropshire and North Wales Register - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
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  8. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online FOOTBALL.|1896-01-10|Carnarvon and Denbigh Herald and North and South Wales Independent - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  9. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online ASSOCIATION.|1896-01-20|South Wales Daily News - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
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  13. ^ "Saturday 01 February 1896, Wrexham Advertiser". Wrexham Advertiser. 1 February 1896.
  14. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online . Football Notes.|1896-02-06|Flintshire Observer Mining Journal and General Advertiser for the Counties of Flint Denbigh - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  15. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online REPORTS OF MATCHES & FIXTURES,|1896-03-12|Flintshire Observer Mining Journal and General Advertiser for the Counties of Flint Denbigh - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.
  16. ^ "Welsh Newspapers Online Football Notes.|1896-04-16|Flintshire Observer Mining Journal and General Advertiser for the Counties of Flint Denbigh - Welsh Newspapers Online". newspapers.library.wales. Retrieved 2017-02-23.