The final was played at the Kennington Oval on 9 April 1881; this was the Old Carthusians first appearance in the final and the Old Etonians, on their fourth appearance, were expected to win comfortably. In the event, the Old Carthusians won convincingly, with goals from Edward Wynyard, Edward Parry, and Alexander Tod.
|1881 FA Cup Final|
|Event||1879–80 FA Cup|
|Date||9 April 1881|
|Venue||Kennington Oval, London|
Alexander Todd may refer to:
Alexander Todd (rugby union) (1873–1915), England and British Lions rugby union player
Alexander R. Todd (1907–1997), Scottish biochemist and Nobel Prize winner
Alexander Tod in 1881 FA Cup Final
Alexander Todd Visiting Professor of Chemistry from List of professorships at the University of Cambridge
Alex Todd, 2001 ECAC Hockey Men's Ice Hockey TournamentEdward Hagarty Parry
Edward Hagarty Parry (24 April 1855 – 19 July 1931) was a Canadian-born English international footballer.Joseph Vintcent
Joseph Johannis Vintcent MLC (8 November 1809 - 26 December 1873) was an influential member of the Legislative Council (upper house) of the Parliament of the Cape of Good Hope.Plumtree, Nottinghamshire
Plumtree is a village and civil parish in the borough of Rushcliffe, Nottinghamshire. At the time of the 2001 census it had a population of 221, increasing to 246 at the 2011 census.
It is situated 5 miles south east of Nottingham, between the villages of Tollerton and Keyworth.
Some of the farming land around the village is owned by the Duchy of Cornwall (Prince Charles, the Prince of Wales).
The parish church of St Mary has a Norman tower on Saxon foundations, which were found when the tower was rebuilt in 1906. The nave is of 13th-century date. The north aisle was rebuilt and extended with stone from Nottingham's medieval Trent Bridge in 1873. Edward Hagarty Parry (1855–1931), an association footballer who captained Old Carthusians F.C. when they won the 1881 FA Cup Final against Old Etonians, is buried in the churchyard.Plumtree Mill was a two-storey wooden post mill mounted on an open trestle raised on piers atop a mound. Derelict by 1907, it was burnt down c. 1930. The mound is still extant.Plumtree also has one of the leading cricket clubs in Nottinghamshire, being members of both the Nottinghamshire Premier League and 2012 Champions of the Newark Alliance. The club has invested over £180,000 in its facilities over the winter of 2012–13 with substantial grants from the England & Wales Cricket Board and local authorities.