Inverness Charity Cup

including the Inverness Sports Bed Cup

 

Page created: 16 July 2020

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The Inverness Charity Cup was first played for in 1885 to help raise funds for good causes in the area.

 

The Inverness Sports Bed Cup was played by Highland League clubs to help raise funds for the town's Royal Highland Infirmary. A solid silver rose bowl was presented to the North of Scotland FA for the competition by Messrs MM Henderson, Ltd of Dundee.

 

 

Winners

 

Inverness Charity Cup

1885-86 Inverness Crown

1886-87 Inverness Crown

1887-88 Inverness Crown

1888-89 Crown or Rovers

1889-90 Cameron Highlanders

1890-91 Inverness Thistle

1891-92 Inverness Union

1892-93 Inverness Thistle

1893-94 Inverness Thistle

1894-95 Inverness Caledonian

1895-96 Inverness Caledonian

1896-97 Clachnacuddin

1897-98 Clachnacuddin

1898-99 Inverness Caledonian

1899-00 Inverness Caledonian

1900-01 Inverness Caledonian

1901-02 Clachnacuddin



 

1902-03

1903-04 Clachnacuddin

1904-05 Clachnacuddin

1905-06 Clachnacuddin

1906-07  

1907-08 Inverness Thistle

1908-09 Inverness Thistle

1909-10  

1910-11  

1911-12 Inverness Caledonian

1912-1919    no competition

1919-20 Inverness Thistle

1920-21 Clachnacuddin

1921-22  

1922-23 Inverness Caledonian

1923-24

1924-25

1925-26

 

1926-27 Inverness Caledonian

1927-28

1928-29 Inverness Thistle

1929-30

1930-31 Inverness Citadel

1931-32 Inverness Thistle

1932-33 Clachnacuddin

1933-34 Inverness Thistle

1934-35 Inverness Thistle

1935-36 Inverness Thistle

1936-37 Inverness Citadel

1937-38 Clachnacuddin

1938-39 Clachnacuddin

1939-1945    no competition

1945-46

1946-47

1947-48 Clachnacuddin

1948-49 Clachnacuddin

 

 

Inverness Sports Bed Cup

1930-31 Inverness Citadel

1931-32

1932-33 Inverness Thistle

 

 

1933-34

1934-35 East XI

1935-36   no competition

 

 

1936-37 Inverness Thistle

1937-38 Clachnacuddin

1938-39 Nairn County

1939-40 Inverness Caledonian

 

 

 

 

1885-86 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

21 Nov Nairn County v Garrison (Fort George) 1-1

6 Feb Nairn County v Garrison (Fort George) 5-0 at   Inverness

19 Dec Inverness Crown v St Lawrence (Forres) 2-0

 

Final

20 Feb Inverness Crown v Nairn County 1-1 Nairn left the field in dispute about Crown’s goal. Crown were awarded the tie.

 

 

 

 

1886-87 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

19 Dec Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Caledonian 3-1

25 Dec Inverness Crown v Inverness Union 1-1

15 Jan Inverness Union v Inverness Crown 0-3

Nairn County bye

 

Semi-final

8 Jan Cameron Highlanders v Nairn County 4-0 at Inverness, protest

29 Jan Nairn County v Cameron Highlanders 0-1

Inverness Crown bye

 

Final

5 Feb Inverness Crown v Cameron Highlanders 1-0

 

 

 

 

1887-88 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

3 Dec Ross County v Inverness Crown 0-3 

3 Dec Nairn County v Clachnacuddin 3-0

3 Dec Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 2-0

3 Dec Inverness Rovers v Inverness Union 1-1

17 Dec Inverness Union v Inverness Rovers 4-1

Northern Counties bye

 

Second round

21 Jan Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Union 4-4

28 Jan Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Union 2-0

28 Jan Northern Counties v Nairn County 4-1

Inverness Crown bye

 

Semi-final

25 Feb Northern Counties v Inverness Crown 2-2

3 Mar Northern Counties v Inverness Crown 0-0 at Cameron Barracks, Inverness

10 Mar Northern Counties v Inverness Crown 6-2 at Cameron Barracks, Inverness

Inverness Caledonian bye

 

Final at Cameron Barracks, Inverness

24 Mar Inverness Crown v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

 

 

 

 

1888-89 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

1 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Caledonian 0-2

3 May Inverness Rovers v Inverness Union 1-2

4 May Inverness Crown v Inverness Thistle 0-1

Northern Counties v Nairn County wo-scr

 

Semi-final

15 May Northern Counties v Inverness Union 0-7

18 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 1-0

 

Final at Needlefield, Inverness

1 Jun Inverness Union v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

 

1889-90 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

12 Apr Cameron Highlanders v Elgin Rovers 8-0

19 Apr Inverness Crown v Northern Counties 1-0

26 Apr Inverness Thistle v Inverness Union 3-1

3 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 2-0

 

Semi-final

10 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 1-2

24 May Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Crown 8-1

 

Final at Needlefield, Inverness

31 May Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Caledonian 4-2

 

 

 

 

1890-91 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

28 Mar Cameron Highlanders v Ross County 3-0

25 Apr Inverness Union v Inverness Thistle 2-5

Rest byes

 

Semi-final

9 May Inverness Caledonian v Cameron Highlanders 1-0

6 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 0-7

 

Final at Caledonian Park, Inverness

16 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 2-1

 

 

1891-92 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 Apr Inverness Crown v Clachnacudddin 0-3

9 Apr Inverness Thistle v Inverness Union 1-2

16 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Cameron Highlanders 4-2

 

Semi-final

27 Apr Inverness Union v Clachnacudddin 4-3

Inverness Caledonian bye

 

Final at Telford St, Inverness

28 May Inverness Union v Inverness Caledonian 3-2

 

 

 

 

1892-93 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

18 Mar Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 8-3

25 Mar Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Union 1-0

Inverness Citadel bye

 

Semi-final

22 Apr Inverness Citadel v Inverness Caledonian 3-2

Inverness Thistle bye

 

Final at Inverness

6 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 5-0

 

 

1893-94 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

2 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel 2-1

19 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 4-0

 

Final

26 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 5-1

 

 

1894-95 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

20 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 2-0

27 Apr Clachnacuddin v Elgin City 2-2

11 May Elgin City v Clachnacuddin 2-1

 

Final at Inverness

25 May Inverness Caledonian v Elgin City 4-2

 

 

 

1895-96 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

14 Mar Clachnacuddin v Our Boys (NoS 2nd XI FA XI) 5-4

14 Mar Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Union 5-1

21 Mar Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 4-2

21 Mar Forres Mechanics v Elgin City 3-3

11 Apr Elgin City v Forres Mechanics 3-0

 

Semi-final

11 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 2-1

18 Apr Elgin City v Inverness Caledonian 2-2

2 May Inverness Caledonian v Elgin City 5-0

 

Final at Thistle Park, Inverness

9 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 5-1

 

 

 

 

1896-97 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

13 Feb Inverness Citadel v Clachnacuddin 2-3

20 Feb Forres Mechanics v Elgin City 2-6

27 Feb Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Thistle1-2

27 Feb Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Celtic 2-0

 

Semi-final

27 Mar Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 2-1

12 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Elgin City 5-1

 

Final at Thistle Park, Inverness

17 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

 

 

1897-98 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

12 Feb Elgin City v Forres Mechanics 2-0

26 Mar Inverness Thistle v Invernesss Caledonian wo-scr

Rest byes

 

Second round

19 Mar Inverness Union v Victoria United 4-5

9 Apr Inverness Celtic v Inverness Citadel 1-2

16 Apr Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 2-4

26 Apr Cameron Highlanders v Elgin City

 

Semi-final

4 May Cameron Highlanders v Clachnacuddin 1-3

7 May Inverness Citadel v Victoria United 2-2

14 May Inverness Citadel v Victoria United 1-1 aet

19 May Inverness Citadel v Victoria United     aet

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

21 May Clachnacuddin v Victoria United (Dingwall) 2-1

 

 

 

 

1898-99 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

11 Mar Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Celtic 3-2

11 Mar Elgin City v Forres Mechanics 6-1

18 Mar Clachnacuddin v Inverness Union 4-3

18 Mar Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 0-0

1 Apr Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 1-2

 

Semi-final

1 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Elgin City 4-3 aet

15 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel 0-3

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

17 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 3-1

 

 

1899-1900 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

24 Feb Inverness Citadel v Elgin City 3-2

Rest byes

 

Semi-final

10 Mar Inverness Citadel v Clachnacuddin 3-0

31 Mar Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 0-1

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

14 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 2-2

21 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 2-2

9 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 3-2

 

 

 

1900-01 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

13 Apr Elgin Caledonian v Forres Mechanics 3-2

20 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel 3-3

24 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel

Inverness Caledonian and  Inverness Thistle byes

 

Semi-final

27 Apr Inverness Citadel v Elgin Caledonian 1-0

11 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 1-0

 

Final at Kessoch Park, Inverness

22 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 3-2

1901-02 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

22 Mar Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 2-3

23 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 1-2

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

30 Apr Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel 2-2

10 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel

 

 

 

 

1902-03 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

21 Feb Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Citadel 2-2 at Kingsmill

4 Apr Cameron Highlanders v Inverness Citadel 1-4

 

Semi-final

22 Apr Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 0-1

2 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 4-1

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

16 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Caledonian

 

 

 

 

1903-04 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 Apr Inverness Citadel v Inverness Thistle 3-1

 

Semi-final

23 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 3-4

30 Apr Inverness Citadel v Cameron Highlanders 3-0

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

7 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel 5-0

 

 

 

 

1904-05 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

15 Apr Inverness Caledonian v Black Watch 3-3

3 May Inverness Caledonian v Black Watch

 

Semi-final

10 May Clachnacuddin v Black Watch

12 May Inverness Citadel v Inverness Thistle

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

17 May Clachnacuddin v Thistle

 

 

 

 

1905-06 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

16 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel

 

Semi-final

23 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 2-2

27 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

 

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

30 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 5-1

 

 

 

 

1906-07 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

1 May Inverness Citadel v Black Watch 3-2

 

Semi-final

8 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel

11 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 1-3

 

Final at Kingsmill, Inverness

23 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Citadel

 

 

 

 

1907-08 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

18 Apr Inverness Citadel v Clachnacuddin 1-2

25 Apr Nelson v Highland Light Infantry 4-1

 

Semi-final

2 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 1-1

          Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle

7 May Inverness Caledonian v Nelson

 

Final at Grant Street, Inverness

13 May Inverness Thistle v Nelson

 

 

 

 

1908-09 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

1 May Inverness Thistle v Seaforth Highlanders 3-0

5 May Nelson v Inverness Citadel 1-5 at Grant Street

 

Semi-final

12 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 1-0

 

 

Final at Grant Street, Inverness

14 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

1909-10 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

 

 

 

 

1910-11 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

 

1911-12 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

27 Apr 93rd Highlanders (Fort George) v Inverness Thistle 2-2 at Kingsmill

            93rd Highlanders (Fort George) v Inverness Thistle

 

Semi-final

8 May Inverness Caledonian v Nelson 7-1

11 May Clachnacuddin v 93rd Highlanders (Fort George) 2-0

 

Final at Kingsmill

15 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin   

 

 

 

 

1912-1919 Inverness Charity Cup

No competition

 

1919-20 Inverness Charity Cup

Final

          Inverness Thistle

1920-21 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

14 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 2-1

 

Final

      May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 4-3

 

 

 

 

1921-22 Inverness Charity Cup

 

 

 

 

 

1922-23 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

5 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 2-0

 

Final

12 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 3-2

 

 

 

 

1923-24 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

3 May Inverness Caledonian v Nairn County 5-0

 

Semi-final

10 May Inverness Citadel v Clachnacuddin 0-1

 

 

 

 

1924-25 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 4-2

9 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 3-1

 

Final

           Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin

 

 

 

 

1925-26 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

1 May Inverness Citadel v Nairn County 1-1

8 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 4-2

 

 

 

 

1926-27 Inverness Charity Cup

Final

13 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Citadel 3-1

1927-28 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

5 May Clachnacuddin v Black Watch 0-0

 

Final

12 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 4-4

 

 

 

 

1928-29 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final

4 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Caledonian 2-2

11 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 3-2

 

Final

             Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle

1929-30 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

3 May Clachnacuddin v Citadel 1-1

 

Semi-final

8 May Inverness Thistle v Ross County 1-4

10 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Caledonian 1-0

 

Final

            Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle

 

 

 

 

1930-31 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 May Inverness Caledonian v Ross County 3-1

 

Final

13 May Inverness Citadel v Clachnacuddin 4-2

1931-32 Inverness Charity Cup

First round - 2 legs

4 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 2-0

7 May Inverness Caledonian v Inverness Thistle 0-2

5 May KOSB v Ross County 1-1

7 May KOSB v Ross County 2-4

 

Semi-final

11 May Inverness Citadel v Ross County 3-2

            Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin

 

Final

14 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 3-2

 

 

 

 

1932-33 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 May Inverness Thistle v Nelson 2-0

           Inverness Wednesday v Inverness Caledonian 2-2

           Inverness Wednesday v Inverness Caledonian 1-1

6 May Inverness Wednesday v Inverness Caledonian 3-2

 

Semi-final

10 May Inverness Thistle v Citadel 3-1

8 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Wednesday 6-3

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

13 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 2-1

 

 

1933-34 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

2 May Citadel v Inverness Wednesday 1-2

7 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Caledonian 4-0

 

Semi final

10 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Wednesday 4-3

9 May Inverness Thistle v KOSB 2-1

 

Final

12 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 3-1

 

 

 

 

1934-35 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

1 May Nelson v Nairn County 2-0

4 May Inverness Citadel v Inverness Caledonian 2-1

 

Semi-final

8 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 5-1

11 May Clachnacuddin v Nelson 2-1

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

15 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 7-5

 

 

 

 

1935-36 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

4 May Inverness Thistle v Nelson

 

Semi-final

2 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 0-3

9 May Inverness Thistle v Inverness Citadel 4-1

 

Final

13 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 3-1

 

 

 

 

1936-37 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

1 May Inverness Citadel v Nelson 4-0

 

Semi-final

8 May Inverness Citadel v Inverness Caledonian 3-1

5 May Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle 2-5

 

Final at Telford Street, Inverness

15 May Inverness Citadel v Inverness Thistle 2-0

1937-38 Inverness Charity Cup

First round

             Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle

 

Semi-final

7 May Nelson v Inverness Caledonian 2-1

11 May Clachnacuddin v  Highland Light Infantry 3-0

 

Final

14 May Clachnacuddin v Nelson 2-1

 

 

 

 

1938-39 Inverness Charity Cup

Semi-final – 2 legs

6 May Inverness Thistle v Clachnacuddin 3-6

          Clachnacuddin v Inverness Thistle

   May Nelson v Inverness Caledonian 2-3

10 May Inverness Caledonian v Nelson 2-2

 

Final

13 May Inverness Caledonian v Clachnacuddin 2-1