Continental Club of Philadelphia

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Nick Name Continental
Earliest Known Date 1859
Location Philadelphia, PA, United States
Nine Class Senior

The New York Clipper, Dec. 24, 1859 reports that a new BBC, the Continental, has recently been formed in Philadelphia, with A. C. Johnston as president.


The New York Clipper, Dec. 24, 1859. PI 600706

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Found by Richard Hershberger
Entered by Bruce Allardice
Entry Origin Richard Hershberger Spreadsheets

Win/Loss Records As Far As We Now Know

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Year Games Wins Losses Ties
1860 2 Played 0 Won 2 Lost 0 Tied


Page Date City Borough State Team 1 Team 2 Score First in Contributor
Ballgame 1860-07-04 Philadelphia PA Keystone Club of Philadelphia Continental Club of Philadelphia 26 - 11 Craig Waff
Ballgame 1860-11-08 Philadelphia PA Mercantile Club of Philadelphia Continental Club of Philadelphia 41 - 12 Craig Waff

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Playing Fields

Field Years Edit Association with Club
Pennsylvania grounds at Ridge and Columbia avenues 1860

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