Programme: Canterbury v Wellington, Lancaster Park, Christchurch, 31 December 19...
Programme: Canterbury v Wellington, Lancaster Park, Christchurch, 31 December 1947, 1, 2, 3 January 1948About this object
The offficial programme for 1947-48's Plunket Shield match between Canterbury and Wellington, played at Lancaster Park, Christchurch on December 31 1947 and January 1, 2, 3 1948.
Canterbury turned a first innings lead of 139 into a victory by 142 runs.
The match was significant as it was the First Class debut for John R Reid, who made 79 in the Wellignton first innings in a partnership of 155 with dual international Eric Tindill (who scored 112). Other significant contributions came from Walter Hadlee (CANT, 117), Gordon Leggat (CANT, 108), and Tom Burtt (CANT, 6-94).
212mm x 138mmCredit Line
New Zealand Cricket MuseumObject Type