Irish Golf Desk
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West of Ireland 1940

County Sligo Golf Club, May 11-14

(Entry 29)

Final - 14 May

John Burke (Lahinch) beat W.J. Gill (Portmarnock) 4 and 3.

Semi-finals — 13 May

Gill beat Ewing, one up. 

Burke beat Carr, 3 and 1.


Third round — 13 May

W.J. Gill (Portmarnock) beat B. J. Scannell (Woodbrook), 4 and 3.

Cecil Ewing (Co. Sligo) beat J.D. Torrens (Ennis), 3 and 1. 

J. Carr (Sutton) beat J. L. Crabbe (Foxrock), one up. 

John Burke (Lahinch) beat P.F. "Phelan" (Portmarnock), 4 and 3.


Second round — 12 May

W.J "Sinnott" aka Gill (Portmarnock) beat W.J. Fitzgerald (Co. Sligo), 3 and 2. 

Scannell beat T. Jamieson (Co. Sligo), at 19th. 

Torrens beat Miles, 4 and 3. 

Ewing beat Parsons, 6 and 5. 

Carr beat McNally 2 and 1. 

Crabbe beat Barratt, 3 and 2. 

"Phelan" beat Healy, at the 20th. 

J. Burke (Lahinch) w.o. B.O'Farrell (Lahinch) scr. 


First round - 11 May

B.J. Scannell (Woodbrook) beat J.A. Ryan (Portmarnock) 3 and 2

J.D. Torrens (Ennis) beat W. O'Connor (Co. Sligo), 2 up. 

J.T. Miles (Athlone) beat P.J. O'Gorman (Bundoran), 5 and 3.

R.C. Ewing (Co. Sligo) beat J.P. Foy (Athlone), 5 and 4. 

J.D. Parsons (Greystones) beat M. Ahearne (Tuam), 4 and 3. 

J. Carr (Sutton) beat J. McHugh (Bundoran), 8 and 6. 

J. McNally (Rossmore) w.o.; M.L. Mahon (Royal Dublin), scr. 

J.L. Crabbe (Foxrock) beat B.F. McKiernan (Strandhill) 2 and 1. 

C.S. Barrett (Hermitage) beat Dr. L.V. Ryan (Grange), 2 and 1. 

P.F. "Phelan" (Portmarnock) w.o. J. F. Owens (Portmarnock), scr. 

T.A. Healy (Co. Sligo) beat V. Hamilton (Foxrock), 2 and 1.