Winners: Queen's Park

Runners-up: Vale of Leven

Holders from previous season: Dumbarton


First round
8 September 18833rd Lanark Rifle Volunteers5-2Clyde
8 September 1883Abercorn-Levern
8 September 1883Airdrie0-0Tollcross
8 September 1883Alloa Athletic0-5Falkirk
8 September 1883Arbroath2-2Aberdeen
8 September 1883Arthurlie3-0Pollok
8 September 1883Battlefield8-1South Western
8 September 1883Benhar2-2Drumpelier
WalkoverBute Rangers GlenpatrickScratched
8 September 1883Cambuslang8-0Bellshill
8 September 1883Cartvale8-0West End Athletic
WalkoverClarkston Plains BluebellScratched
8 September 1883Clippens3-2Johnstone Athletic
8 September 1883Dunblane2-1Vale of Teith
8 September 1883Dunbritton1-1Vale of Leven Wanderers
8 September 1883Dundee Harp9-0Angus
8 September 1883Dundee Our Boys3-2Dundee West End
15 September 1883Dunfermline1-13St Bernard's
8 September 1883Dunipace2-1Campsie
WalkoverEast End Rovers Newton Stewart AthleticScratched
8 September 1883East Stirlingshire3-0Tayavalla

15 September 1883

8 September 1883Granton3-1Glencairn
8 September 1883Greenock Northern5-3Sir John Maxwell
8 September 1883Greenock Southern5-2Netherlee
8 September 1883Hamilton Academical4-1Airdrieonians
8 September 1883Heart of Midlothian8-0Brunswick
8 September 1883Hibernian5-0West Calder
WalkoverHurlford Beith ThistleScratched
WalkoverJamestown Kilmarnock ThistleScratched
8 September 1883Johnstone3-4Thornliebank
8 September 1883Kilbarchan3-4Paisley Athletic
WalkoverKilmarnock KilbirnieScratched
WalkoverKilmarnock Athletic BeithScratched
15 September 1883King's Park11-0Lenzie
8 September 1883Linwood1-4Woodland
8 September 1883Lugar Boswell3-1Ayr
8 September 1883Lyle Athletic2-4Johnstone Rovers
8 September 1883Mauchline3-1Annbank
8 September 1883Mavisbank2-1Dean Park
8 September 1883Maybole0-4Cumnock
8 September 1883Morton1-0Renfrew
8 September 1883Northern0-1Rangers
8 September 1883Partick0-8Queen's Park
WalkoverPartick Thistle PilgrimsScratched
8 September 1883Perseverance0-0Dundee Hibernian
8 September 1883Polloshields Athletic4-1Thistle
WalkoverPort Glasgow Athletic Lochwinnoch
8 September 1883Possilpark2-4Orchard
8 September 1883Queen of the South Wanderers7-75th Kirkcudbrightshire Rifle Volunteers
8 September 1883Renton2-1Dumbarton
8 September 1883Royal Albert8-0Shettleston
8 September 1883St Mirren6-0Caledonian
8 September 1883Stenhousemuir3-2Strathblane
WalkoverStewarton Cunninghame Kilmarnock PortlandScratched
8 September 1883Strathmore (Arbroath)2-2Balgay
8 September 1883Strathmore (Dundee)1-0Dundee East End
WalkoverVale of Athole Bradalbane
8 September 1883Vale of Leven12-0Leverndale
8 September 1883Vale of Nith2-4Moffat
WalkoverWhitefield LutonScratched
8 September 1883Whitehill3-1Alexandra Athletic
8 September 1883Yoker0-2Olympic
ByeCoupar Angus
ByeDrumlanrig Rovers
ByeEdinburgh University
ByeVale of Avon
15 September 18835th Kirkcudbrightshire Rifle Volunteers3-1Queen of the South Wanderers
15 September 1883Arbroath7-0Aberdeen
15 September 1883Balgay1-1Strathmore (Arbroath)Both teams qualified for next round
15 September 1883Benhar12-0Drumpelier
WalkoverPerseverance Dundee HibernianScratched
15 September 1883Tolcross4-3Airdrie
15 September 1883Vale of Leven Wanderers0-4Dunbritton
Second round
29 September 18833rd Lanark Rifle Volunteers2-4Queen's Park
29 September 1883Abercorn2-0Paisley Athletic
WalkoverArbroath PerseveranceScratched
29 September 1883Balgay1-3Strathmore (Dundee)
29 September 1883Battlefield7-2Whitefield
WalkoverBenhar Vale of AvonScratched
29 September 1883Cambuslang7-0Tollcross
29 September 1883Cartvale6-2Greenock Southern
29 September 1883Cowlairs3-2Granton
29 September 1883Drumlanrig Rangers2-3East End Rovers
29 September 1883Dunblane4-1Coupar Angus
WalkoverDundee Harp Vale of AtholeScratched
29 September 1883Dundee Our Boys2-0Strathmore (Arbroath)
29 September 1883East Stirlingshire2-2Dunipace
29 September 1883Falkirk9-1Stenhousemuir
6 October 1883Hibernian10-1Edina
29 September 1883Jamestown7-1Dunbritton
29 September 1883Johnstone Rovers6-1Greenock Northern
29 September 1883Kilmarnock3-0Hurlford
29 September 1883Kilmarnock Athletic9-1Stewarton Cunninghame
29 September 1883Mauchline3-1Lugar Boswell
29 September 1883Moffat2-35th Kirkcudbrightshire Rifle Volunteers
29 September 1883Newcastleton1-4Heart of Midlothian
29 September 1883Olympic5-0Clippens
29 September 1883Partick Thistle8-1Orchard
29 September 1883Pollokshields Athletic6-2Mavisbank
29 September 1883Port Glasgow Athletlc1-3Arthurlie
29 September 1883Rangers14-2Whitehill
29 September 1883Renton6-1King's Park
29 September 1883Royal Albert8-1Clarkston
29 September 1883Thornliebank14-0Bute Rangers
29 September 1883Woodland0-7St Mirren
ByeGlasgow University
ByeHamilton Academical
ByeSt Bernard's
ByeVale of Leven
6 October 1883Dunipace1-2East Stirlingshire
Third round
20 October 1883Abercorn7-0Johnstone Rovers
20 October 1883Arbroath1-1Dundee Harp
20 October 1883Arthurlie3-1St Mirren
20 October 1883Battlefield4-2Jamestown
20 October 1883Cambuslang6-0Hamilton Academical
20 October 1883Cartvale4-1Cumnock
20 October 1883Cowlairs0-5Queen's Park
20 October 1883East End Rovers1-65th Kirkcudbrightshire Rifle Volunteers
20 October 1883Heart of Midlothian1-4Hibernian
20 October 1883Morton1-2Kilmarnock AthleticMatch declared void
20 October 1883Olympic0-5Mauchline
20 October 1883Partick Thistle6-0East Stirlingshire
20 October 1883Rangers5-2Falkirk
20 October 1883St Bernard's7-0Benhar
20 October 1883Strathmore (Dundee)2-2Dundee Our Boys
20 October 1883Thornliebank1-0KilmarnockMatch declared void
20 October 1883Vale of Leven4-1Renton
ByeEdinburgh University
ByePollokshields Athletic
ByeRoyal Albert
27 October 1883Dundee Harp2-1Arbroath
27 October 1883Dundee Our Boys5-1Strathmore (Dundee)
3 November 1883Morton0-4Kilmarnock Thistle
3 November 1883Thornliebank2-1Kilmarnock
Fourth round
WalkoverBattlefield Edinburgh UniversityScratched
10 November 1883Cartvale4-2Abercorn
10 November 1883Dunblane1-6Rangers
10 November 1883Hibernian8-15th Kirkcudbrightshire Rifle Volunteers
10 November 1883Kilmarnock Athletic2-3Cambuslang
10 November 1883Mauchline4-0Royal Albert
10 November 1883Partick Thistle0-4Queen's Park
10 November 1883Pollokshields Athletic11-0Dundee Our Boys
10 November 1883St Bernard's2-0Thornliebank
10 November 1883Vale of Leven6-0Dundee Harp
Fifth round
1 December 1883Arthurlie0-0Vale of Leven
1 December 1883Mauchline2-3Pollokshields Athletic
1 December 1883St Bernard's0-3Rangers
ByeQueen's Park
8 December 1883Vale of Leven3-1Arthurlie
22 December 1883Cambuslang1-5Rangers
22 December 1883Hibernian6-1Battlefield
22 December 1883Queen's Park6-1Cartvale
22 December 1883Vale of Leven4-2Pollokshields Athletic
2 February 1884Hibernian1-5Queen's Park
19 January 1884Vale of Leven3-0Rangers

23 March 1884


Queen's Park Vale of LevenScratched
Vale of Leven did not appear for the final in protest after a request made on the Wednesday night before the match was due to take place for a postponement due to bereavement, illness and injury had been refused by the Scottish Football Assciation.