TOURNAMENT RESULTS 1927


The 227th Recorded Meeting in the 255th year of
The Society of Archers
held at Lancaster, Lancashire
on 5th September 1927

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Lancaster. September 5th 1927


Be it remembered that on this day thirteen Gentlemen Archers assembled on the ground of the John O'Gaunt's Bowmen, Springfield Park, Lancaster to compete for the Antient Scorton Arrow and be it remembered that this was the first time in the history of the Antient Arrow that the meeting took place outside the County of Yorkshire as allowed by the resolution passed in 1925.

Be it remembered that shooting commenced at 11am & continued for two hours : & two hours in the afternoon.

Be it also remembered that this day Col J Aspinall Turner, North Lonsdale Archers with his eleventh arrow was the first archer to pierce the target in the Gold, and so became Captain and holder of the Antient Scorton Arrow.

Be it also remembered that Mr A F Hardy Royal Toxophilite Society with his fifteenth arrow was the first archer to pierce the target in the Red and thus became the Lieutenant and holder of the Silver Bugle.

Be it also remembered that luncheon was partaken at the Kings Arms and the usual bottle of wine was provided by the new Captain.

Be it also remembered that the expenses of the Meeting according to custom amounting to £6-2-0 were divided amongst the Archers.

Be it remembered also the Prizes were presented by Mrs J T Sanderson to whom a hearty vote of thanks was passed.

 


PRIZES 1927

The Scorton Trophies
Antient Silver and Captaincy for 1927

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Col J A Turner
Silver Bugle and Lieutenancy

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Mr A F Hardy
Gold Medal and Captain of Numbers
...
Col J A Turner
Gold Medal for Highest Score
...
Mr E E Mann
Antient Horn Spoon
...
Mr E E Mann
Silver Cup and Sweepstake for Best Gold
...
Dr P F Mannix
Sweepstake for Most Golds
...
Mr J T Sanderson & Col J A Turner
The Thirsk Insignia for Yorkshiremen
The Silver Arrow & Gold Quiver, for Highest Score
...
Mr P E McEvoy
The Thirsk Bugle for most Hits
...
Mr P E McEvoy
The Thirsk Silver Medal for Best Gold
...
Mr P E McEvoy

TOURNAMENT RESULTS 1927

Name
Notes
Golds
Reds
Blues
Blacks
Whites
Hits
Score
1
Col J A Turner
North Lonsdale Archers Captain to the Arrow
3
15
10
6
11
46
210
2
E E Mann
-
2
7
3
10
6
29
127
3
Dr P F Mannix
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
2
2
10
10
8
32
120
4
J T Sanderson
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
3
3
6
8
9
29
111
5
A F Hardy
Royal Toxophilites Lieutenant to the Arrow
1
4
5
13
8
31
109
6
B H Satterthwaite
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
1
4
5
11
5
26
100
7
R T Sanderson
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
0
6
6
3
8
23
89
8
T R Satterthwaite
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
1
4
5
4
10
24
84
9
W G Gass
-
0
1
6
8
12
28
76
10
Sir Lancelot Sanderson
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
1
1
3
3
4
12
44
11
D P Sturton
John O'Gaunts Bowmen
1
0
1
1
5
8
22
12
Maj J S Young
North Lonsdale Archers
0
1
2
1
2
6
22
13
P E McEvoy
Ribblesdale Archers
0
0
1
0
1
2
6

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