Greenock & District Cup

Page created: 5 July 2020



Organised by the Greenock & District FA which was formed on 8 December 1881. Open to first and second XIs and these sides were kept apart until the final.





1881-82 Morton

1882-83 Morton






1881-82 Greenock & District Cup

First round

7 Jan Port-Glasgow Athletic v Ladyburn DRAW

14 Jan Ladyburn v Port-Glasgow Athletic 2-0

31 Dec Union v Southern 2-11

XXXXXGreenock Linwood v Caledonia replay ordered

7 Jan Rangers v Victoria 2-2

14 Jan Victoria v Rangers 2-0

XXXXXNorthern v Oakvale

XXXXXMorton v Crescent (Port-Glasgow)

XXXXXOakley 2nd XI v Crescent 2nd XI

14 Jan Morton 3rd XI v Victoria 2nd XI 19-2

31 Dec Southern 2nd XI v Caledonia 2nd XI 0-0

14 Jan Caledonia 2nd XI v Southern 2nd XI 0-0

11 Feb Southern 2nd XI v Caledonia 2nd XI 2-1 (at Linwood FC, Prospecthill)

31 Dec Port-Glasgow Athletic 2nd XI v Morton 2nd XI 3-12

Ladyburn and Aldergrove (Port-Glasgow) byes


Second round

11 Feb Southern v Caledonia 3-1

25 Feb Port-Glasgow Athletic v Northern 4-4

4 Mar Northern v Port-Glasgow Athletic 0-6

28 Jan Morton v Aldergrove (Port-Glasgow) 5-1

Victoria bye

4 Feb Morton 2nd XI v Ladyburn 2nd XI 1-0

4 Feb Morton 3rd XI v Crescent 2nd XI 1-4

Southern 2nd XI bye


Third round

11 Mar Port-Glasgow Athletic v Victoria 4-0

4 Mar Morton v Southern 4-0

XXXXXCaledonia 2nd XI v Morton 2nd XI

XXXXXCrescent 2nd XI v Southern 2nd XI



8 Apr Port-Glasgow Athletic v Morton 2-3

XXXXXMorton 2nd XI v Crescent 2nd XI or Southern 2nd XI


Final at Cappielow Park

29 Apr Morton v Morton 2nd XI 9-3


1882-83 Greenock & District Cup


27 Jan Morton v Lyle Athletic 6-3

XXXXXSouthern v Southern 2nd XI



17 Mar Morton v Southern 2-2 at Cappielow Park

31 Mar Morton v Southern 2-2 at West End Park

Southern protested that one of Morton's goals should not have been awarded. The protest was dismissed and after Southern decided not to meet Morton for a second replay, the latter were awarded the cup.