15 February 1913 • KO 00:00
16 v 40
Home Park, Plymouth
Referee : May
Movement has been on foot for some time to popularise Northern Union game in the West of England, and the decision of the match between England and Wales at Plymouth Saturday should much to achieve the object in view. The English bide proved to be much too clever for their opponents, and won 40 points to 16.
Scoring began the first three minutes, when Wagstaffe sent Moorhouse in. Nine minutes later Woods, backing up Clampitt, Ramsdale, and Clark, •cored, while after 19 minutes Clampitt forced himself over, and Carmichael, previously unsuccessful, placed goal, and try came from the left wing, working the reverse and Montrose going from a pass Wagstaffe.
A misunderstanding between Cleave and Carmichael let in Wales, and Ned Jones scored. Thomas failing at goal. Moorhouse and Clampitt, however, ran in with tries for England, Batten and Moorhouse missing the shots, while after Thomas had kicked a penalty goal for Wales, Ernest J one"? taking up a cross-kick of Moorhouse's, scored for England, Carmichael placing a goal. Half-time England led by 25 points to 5.
In three minutes Wagstaffe had added their record, Carmichael. kicking goal, while three minutes later went again, and the Hull Kingston Rover landed goal, next drooping a goal from a drive of Jones. After twenty-five minutes play Wales scored through Williams. Thomas did not place a goal, but kicked one from a try of D. B. Daviee. Williams got over again, but Jones robbed him the ball.
Still Wales kept it, and Chilcott, from wide pass by Coldrick, got another try, which was not improved Thomas. Then England woke up, and Jenkins, after being once baulked, ran in, the goal kick being wide.
Team Lists and Scoring Information
|6||Johnny Thomas (c)||2||4|
|3||0 - 3||Stan Moorhouse||England||Try|
|12||0 - 6||Tommy Woods||England||Try|
|19||0 - 9||Jim Clampitt||England||Try|
|20||0 - 11||Alf Carmichael||England||Conversion|
|24||0 - 14||Stan Moorhouse||England||Try|
|28||3 - 14||Ned Jones||Wales||Try|
|31||3 - 17||Stan Moorhouse||England||Try|
|34||3 - 20||Jim Clampitt||England||Try|
|37||5 - 20||Johnny Thomas||Wales||Penalty|
|39||5 - 23||Ernest Jones||England||Try|
|40||5 - 25||Alf Carmichael||England||Conversion|
|43||5 - 28||Harold Wagstaff||England||Try|
|44||5 - 30||Alf Carmichael||England||Conversion|
|46||5 - 33||Stan Moorhouse||England||Try|
|47||5 - 35||Alf Carmichael||England||Conversion|
|65||8 - 35||Tom Williams||Wales||Try|
|70||11 - 35||Dai Davies||Wales||Try|
|71||13 - 35||Johnny Thomas||Wales||Conversion|
|75||16 - 35||Jack Chilcott||Wales||Try|
|78||16 - 38||Albert Jenkinson||England||Try|
|79||16 - 40||Alf Carmichael||England||Conversion|