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Carruthers Team 1979

Carruthers Shield Welsh Bowling Association Club Champions 1979

The Final of the Carruthers Shield Club Championship of Wales was played at the Barry Athletic Bowling Club Green on Saturday 4th August 1979 against the defending Champions Tonypandy.

The match was played on an excellent playing surface in perfect conditions.

Although the game was tight throughout Cwmbran led the game from the first to the twenty first end and ran out winners by four (4) shots.

The following is record of that memorable day: (Score Card, Role of Honour, Team Photo.)

Score Card

Carruthers Team 1979 Score Card
Cwmbran Park B.C.ScoreScoreTonypandy B.C.
Rink 1     Rink 1
B. John     T.R. Williams
L. Marels     A. Liddle
J.I.H. Alford     G.E. Evans
B. Relland 25 23 G.R. Williams
Rink 2  


Rink 2
A. Cooper



G. Wiltshire
T. Thomas



L. Jenkins
R. Jones     J. Churchill
E.A. John 17 18 S.L. Wiltshire
Rink 3     Rink 3
B. Smith     J. Dally
B. Power  


N. Duffield
B.K. green



E.L. Perkins
R.B. Thomas 15 17 J.E. Thomas





Rink 4



Rink 4
C. Roberts  


D. Johnson
C.H. Thompson  


R. Thomas
V. Matthews



K.F. Bolton Captain
J.H. Thompson Captain 23 18 D.L. Evans
Total 80 76 Total

Reserves: E. P. Edmond. R. Carter

Role of Honour of Team Members and Club Officers

Carruthers Team 1979 Role of Honour

Welsh Bowling Association Club Champions 1979 - Carruthers Shield

Carruthers Team 1979

Back Row: R Carter, B K Green, B Power, R I Thomas, K French

Third Row: R B Thomas, R Jones, B Relland, R Howe

Second Row: E P Edmond, B John, C H Thompson, A Cooper, T E Thomas

Front Row: V C Matthews (Hon Treasurer), J I H Alford (Hon Secretary), J H Thompson (Captain), E A John (Hon Chairman), C H Roberts (Hon President & Vice Captain) L.O. Marels 

Last Modified on: 05-11-2015

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