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George Henry Griffiths was born in 1884 in the parish of St Nicholas, Gloucester, the son of an iron foundry ...
Versatile threequarter who played for Gloucestershire and the RAF
Straight-running, hard-tackling centre for club and county and inspirational United captain
1999 - 2000
Swansea v Gloucester
St Helens, Swansea, 19 Mar 1887
1945 - 46
Gloucester v. Maoris
2 Feb 1889
Gloucester's 72 Years of Rugby
Citizen Article of 3 Jan 1946
GRFC - AGM 1874
The following report appeared in the Gloucester Journal, Saturday 10th October 1874: “GLOUCESTER FOOTBALL CLUB This club held its general meeting at ...
David Holland (sometimes recorded as Hollands) was born in Gloucester on 1st September 1887, the son of a waterman. The ...
Ludo - a kicking phenomenon
Gloucestrians Accused of Spreading Alarm, Despondency - and Smallpox?!
Extract from the Gloucester Chronicle dated 7 Mar 1895. FOOTBALL NOTES The long lingering hope which had been cherished by the ...
A Gloucester Rugby Dynasty
Small but clever fly half who went north
A gem at wing and full-back, who had many distractions from rugby
Gloucestershire or the South West in action
Stalwart forward, stirring captain
Christopher Paul Fortey was born in Gloucester on 25/08/1975 and is the identical twin brother of former Worcester Warriors prop ...
Fred was born in April 1874 in Gloucester, the son of a dock labourer. As a boy he lived at ...
First working class player to be selected for Gloucester, prolific try scorer and member of "The Invincibles".
Stephens, Jimmy "Jummer"
John James Stephens was known to family and close friends as “Jummer”, but was generally referred to by fellow players ...
Inspirational and innovative leader who captained the Invincibles and established Gloucester as a first class club
Click, The Brothers
Charles James and Alfred Henry “Fred” Click were the sons of John Click, a warehouseman born in Honiton, Devon, but ...
Long serving captain of Gloucester and Lydney. International and Barbarian
Hi all just found out some of these players were related to my grandad thank you for all your comments...
Smith, Charles Albert “Whacker”
Thanks, Mervyn - most helpful, and we have now updated our records!
As an OW who had the privilege of being coached by Keith at Wycliffe I greatly enjoyed listening to Phil...
Remember John Spalding as a strong robust scrumhalf and watched him many times from 'the shed' . When I was...
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