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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
Scottish No 8 - and member of the Magic Circle
Fiercely competitive scrum half and successful captain
Wallace Ivor Frederick Burrows Wallace (Wally) Burrows was born in Cardiff in 1922, although his family were from Gloucester, his father ...
An interview with the popular blindside flanker, captain and latterly Team Coach.
Club Captains 1873-2017
These panels, updated from time to time and photographed in May 2018, may be seen at Kingsholm.
Francis Edwards was my uncle, who I believe died in 1973. Only met him once in Bristol in 1961 (I...
Hi Nicola - I checked and James is buried at Hempstead but Lionel is buried at St Swithens Church. Just...
Hi Nicola - James is my Great-Grandfather too! Only just discovered he played for Gloucester and I'm finding out from...
We found it on the internet, when the caps were offered for sale by an online auction house 6 or...
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