1930 Railway Cup Hurling Championship

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1930 Railway Cup
Date 17 March 1930
Teams Flag of Leinster.svg Leinster
Flag of Munster.svg Munster
Champions Flag of Munster.svg Munster (3rd title)
Dinny Barry-Murphy (captain)
Runners-up Flag of Leinster.svg Leinster
Wattie Dunphy (captain)
Tournament statistics
Matches played 1
Goals scored 6 (6 per match)
Points scored 13 (13 per match)
Top scorer(s) Flag of Munster.svg Tommy Treacy (3-00)
1929 (Previous) (Next) 1931

The 1930 Railway Cup Hurling Championship was the fourth series of the inter-provincial hurling Railway Cup. One match was played on 17 March 1930 to decide the title. It was contested by Leinster and Munster.

Munster entered the championship as the defending champions.

On 17 March 1930, Munster won the Railway Cup after a 4-06 to 2-07 defeat of Leinster in the final at Croke Park, Dublin. This was their second title over all and their third title in succession.

Munster's Tommy Treacy was the Railway Cup top scorer with 3-00.


The teams involved were:

Province Captain
Flag of Leinster.svg Leinster Wattie Dunphy
Flag of Munster.svg Munster Dinny Barry-Murphy




  • Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).

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