1974 Macdonald Brier

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1974 Macdonald Brier
Host city London, Ontario
Arena London Gardens
Attendance48,170
Winner Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta
Curling club St. Albert CC, St. Albert
Skip Hec Gervais
Third Ron Anton
Second Warren Hansen
Lead Darrel Sutton
FinalistFlag of Saskatchewan.svg  Saskatchewan
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The 1974 Macdonald Brier was held in London, Ontario at the London Gardens. The total attendance for the week was 48,170. This Brier would be the 12th victory for Alberta in the Brier's history. At this time, there were no playoffs in the Brier.

Standings

ProvinceSkipClubCityWL
Flag of Alberta.svg Alberta Hec Gervais St. Albert CC St. Albert 82
Flag of Saskatchewan.svg  Saskatchewan Larry McGrath Kindersley CC Kindersley 73
Flag of British Columbia.svg  British Columbia Jim Armstrong Richmond Winter Club Richmond 64
Flag of Manitoba.svg Manitoba Don Barr Glenboro CC Glenboro 64
Flag of Ontario.svg  Ontario Paul Savage Scarborough Golf & Country Club Scarborough 64
Flag of Quebec.svg  Quebec Jim Ursel St. Laurent CC St. Laurent 64
Flag of New Brunswick.svg  New Brunswick John Clark Capital Winter Club Fredericton 55
Northern Ontario curling flag.png  Northern Ontario John Ross Idylwylde Golf & CC Sudbury 46
Flag of Nova Scotia.svg  Nova Scotia Barry Shearer Halifax CC Halifax 37
Flag of Prince Edward Island.svg  Prince Edward Island Bob Dillon Charlottetown CC Charlottetown 37
Flag of the United Kingdom.svg Newfoundland Fred Wight St. John's CC St. John's 19

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