Programme: Canterbury v Wellington, Lancaster Park, Christchurch, 31 December 19...

Name/Title

Programme: Canterbury v Wellington, Lancaster Park, Christchurch, 31 December 1947, 1, 2, 3 January 1948

About 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).

Maker

Canterbury Cricket Association

Maker Role

Publisher

Date Made

1947

Place Made

Christchurch, New Zealand

Place Made

Christchurch, New Zealand

Measurements

212mm x 138mm

Credit Line

New Zealand Cricket Museum

Object Type

Programmes/Printed Ephemera

Object number

2010.12.1

Copyright Licence  

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