Inter-County League

including the Inter-County Shield

 

Page created: 17 August 2020

Updated:

 

The Inter-County League was formed on 3 February 1905 by five Scottish League clubs from the counties of of Ayrshire, Lanarkshire and Renfrewshire. In 1906-07, the competition was played on a knock-out basis as the Inter-County Shield.

 

The second version of the Inter County League was formed in 1916-17 by the four West of Scotland League clubs that didn't take part in that season's Western Cup competition.

 

 

 

 

Winners

 

Inter-County League

1904-05 Ayr

1905-06

Inter-County Shield

1906-07   unfinished

Inter-County League

1916-17 Dumbarton Harp

 

 

 

 

1904-05 Inter-County League

 

Aberc

AR

Arth

Ayr

Abercorn

25 Mar

4-4

1 Apr

1-1

Albion Rovers

18 Mar

2-2

Arthurlie

13 May

2-1

29 Apr

1-2

Ayr

25 Feb

2-0

6 May

3-1

 

The remaining fixtures may not have been played

 

 

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Ayr

4

3

1

0

8

3

7

Arthurlie

3

1

1

1

7

7

3

Abercorn

5

0

3

2

8

11

3

Albion Rovers

2

0

1

1

3

5

1

 

 

 

 

1905-06 Inter-County League

 

Aberc

AR

Arth

Ayr

VoL

Abercorn

28 Apr

2-3

7 Apr

1-1

 

Albion Rovers

21 Apr

2-1

XXXX

 

Arthurlie

12 May

 

Ayr

10 Mar

5-1

12 May

3-0

Vale of Leven

 

 

 

24 Feb

2-2

 

 

The remaining fixtures may not have been played

 

 

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Ayr

4

2

2

0

11

4

6

Albion Rovers

1

1

0

0

2

1

2

Arthurlie

1

1

0

0

3

2

2

Abercorn

4

0

1

3

5

11

1

Vale of Leven

2

0

1

2

2

5

1

 

 

 

 

 

1906-07 Inter-County Shield

First round – 2 legs

6 Apr Albion Rovers v Royal Albert 3-0

13 Apr Royal Albert v Albion Rovers 0-1

 

Semi-final – 2 legs

20 Apr Albion Rovers v Arthurlie 5-2

27 Apr Arthurlie v Albion Rovers 1-0

13 Apr Ayr Parkhouse v Ayr 1-0

4 May Ayr v Ayr Parkhouse 6-0

 

Final

Ayr v Albion Rovers

 

Competition unfinished

 

 

 

 

1907-1916 Inter-County League

No competition

1916-17 Inter-County League

 

AR

DbH

QP

Rent

Albion Rovers

17 Feb

0-1

27 Jan

3-1

24 Mar

4-0

Dumbarton Harp

14 Apr

4-0

21 Apr

5-0

20 Jan

0-0

Queen’s Park Strollers

6 Jan

0-1

NOT

PLAYED

31 Mar

2-1

Renton

3 Feb

2-2

3 Mar

0-1

 

Albion v Dumbarton Harp was played at Dumbarton

7 Apr Queen’s Park v Dumbarton Harp, Harp claimed the 2 points after the former failed to raise a team

 

 

P

W

D

L

F

A

Pts

Dumbarton Harp

5

4

1

0

11

0

11

Albion Rovers

6

3

1

2

10

8

7

Queen’s Park Strollers

4

1

0

3

3

10

2

Renton

5

0

2

3

3

9

2