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#1 Celtic Rooster

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Posted 21 April 2013 - 05:19 AM

Bit of a long shot this but I hope somebody out there can help me to complete my records on the Yorkshire League, but first of all can somebody tell me did the White Rose League last just one season - 1999-2000? With regards to the Yorkshire league, I need to know the champions and runners up of each division in the following seasons - 1985-86, 1991-92, 1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99 and 2008-09. I also need just the runners up for 1980-81 season. The league seems to have started in 1978-79 with 4 divisions but if that is wrong and anybody has info prior to 1978-79 please help me with it.

N.B This is just the Yorkshire League and not the  West Yorkshire league, which seems to have started earlier. Thank You in advance.

I have complete records for the  NWCL and Pennine League from 1975-76.



#2 old papa

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Posted 21 April 2013 - 09:42 AM

Milford were the champions in1985-86 prior to us joining the National League Heworth I believe were runners up in the yorkshire league premier division.



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Posted 21 April 2013 - 10:35 AM

Yorkshire League 2008-09
Premier Division champions - Queens
runners up - Hunslet Warriors

First Division
Champions - Cutsyke
RU - Knottingley Rockware

2nd division
Champions - Bentley Good Companions
RU - Middleton Marauders

3rd Division
Champions - Kinsley Raiders
Ru - Castleford Lock Lane A

4th Division
Champions - Heworth A
RU - Mirfield

#4 Celtic Rooster

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Posted 22 April 2013 - 12:18 PM

Many thanks for this info. Can anybody help with the other enquiries please?



#5 billybison

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Posted 22 April 2013 - 06:03 PM

Many thanks for this info. Can anybody help with the other enquiries please?

White Rose League did last one season. I think Norland were champions and RU Hunslet Warriors. the league also ran a cup compition Warriors beat Norland in the  final.



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Posted 22 April 2013 - 10:36 PM

Milford were Yorkshire League Champions in 1976, 79 and 86



#7 Celtic Rooster

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Posted 23 April 2013 - 09:43 AM

Milford were Leeds & District league champions in 1975-76. Was the Yorkshire League operating at that time as well?



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Posted 23 April 2013 - 10:46 AM

Milford were Leeds & District league champions in 1975-76. Was the Yorkshire League operating at that time as well?

No, you were right it started in 1978.

Who do you have as champions in 1980-81?

I will do some digging around later this week for the rest.
1991-92 was my 1st season playing. From memory Westgate won the Premier from Bisons and Queens won the Senior division but i will confirm when i dig through a load of stuff in the club filing cabinet. I seem to remember Dewsbury Albion won in it in 1990-91 then folded...

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Posted 24 April 2013 - 02:15 AM

Thanks for that Cutsyke. Great if you can find out for me. Sorry for late replay. Only just got home from Hemel Stags .v. North Wales Crusaders. 1980-81 premier division winners were Lock Lane but I don't have runners up. Lock Lane won it the first 3 seasons and then Heworth won it the next 3.



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Posted 24 April 2013 - 06:53 PM

I stand correcting  I got it from a old programme which said that Milford where Yorkshire League Champions in 1975. unfortunately Milford have not saved a lot of past records which is a shame I think we have records from the late 1980s but not before. Celtic can you tell me which season Milford got relegated from the premier division of the NCL might have been called the 1st division then.

Milford were Leeds & District league champions in 1975-76. Was the Yorkshire League operating at that time as well?



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Posted 24 April 2013 - 08:05 PM

1989-90 - relegated to division 2.

 

MILFORD NCL RECORD SCORES.

Best home win      :-             05-06 70-  6 .v. Walney Central.

Best away win      :-             08-09 68-  0 .v. Hull Isberg.

Worst home defeat:-           00-01   6-60 .v. Thatto Heath Crusaders.

Worst away defeat:-           05-06   1-62 .v. York Acorn.


Edited by Celtic Rooster, 24 April 2013 - 08:09 PM.


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Posted 03 May 2013 - 08:56 AM

White Rose League did last one season. I think Norland were champions and RU Hunslet Warriors. the league also ran a cup compition Warriors beat Norland in the  final.

 

 

White Rose League did last one season. I think Norland were champions and RU Hunslet Warriors. the league also ran a cup compition Warriors beat Norland in the  final.

I went to the Celtic v Warriors game last saturday and old celtic supporter gave me the programme of the 1999-2000 yorkshire cup final. In notes about the Warriors it reads the Warriors were founder members of the White Rose League in 1998-99 in which they finished fourth.



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Posted 06 May 2013 - 10:43 AM

1989-90 - relegated to division 2.
 
MILFORD NCL RECORD SCORES.
Best home win      :-             05-06 70-  6 .v. Walney Central.
Best away win      :-             08-09 68-  0 .v. Hull Isberg.
Worst home defeat:-           00-01   6-60 .v. Thatto Heath Crusaders.
Worst away defeat:-           05-06   1-62 .v. York Acorn.

Thanks ken