mornington crescent variations
Following a ruling by the MCA, single and triple Huffingtons only will be deemed
to be lateral in the dictates of Carski’s Protocol.
The area of game play is restricted to original LCC boroughs as
defined by the Local Metropolitan Government Act of 1927. Anyone not
sure what these are is recommended to refer to The
Little Book of Mornington Crescent. Of
particular note, if a woman is playing in a team entirely consisting of men, if
they are not wearing bow ties, they forfeit their first goes.
Positional play is illegal on any given diagonal and each move must be preceded
by the official rhyming slang.
Played in Coventry. [This is best picked up by listening to it being
played - Editor.]
This version is played with cards. The suits are Central,
Circle, Northern, and Bakerloo. Mainline stations
are trumps, Mornington Crescent beats everything including a Royal
Flush, and the person to the left of the dealer starts the