British Empire vs. Wales

British Empire 36 drew with Wales 36

Match URL
Saturday, May 15th, 1948
W Hemmings
Thrum Hall (Halifax)
  British Empire Wales
  36 36

Match Stats

Halftime Score    

Match Scoresheet

Tries   Brian Bevan (2)   Billy Banks (2)
    Arthur Clues (2)   Dave Valentine (2)
    Cecil Mountford (2)   G Elias
    Jack McDonald   Don Graham
        Len Kenny
        PD Thomas
Goals   B Cook (4)   Ralph Morgan (5)
    Lionel Cooper (1)   Billy Banks (1)
    J Morrison (1)    


Fullback 1. B Cook 1. Ralph Morgan
Wing 2. Brian Bevan 2. G Elias
Centre 3. J MacDonald 3. PD Thomas
Centre 4. E McDonald 4. Gareth Price
Wing 5. Lionel Cooper 5. Len Kenny
Five-Eighth 6. Cecil Mountford 6. Don Graham
Halfback 7. Dennis Jackson 7. Billy Banks
Front Row 8. Jack Pansegrouw 8. Reg Jones
Hooker 9. George Watt 9. Frank Osmond
Front Row 10. Jack McDonald 10. Mel Meek
Second Row 11. J Morrison 11. ? Mawson
Second Row 12. Charlie Smith 12. R Robson
Lock 13. Arthur Clues 13. Dave Valentine
Bench     14. Alex Fiddes

Match Notes

This was the Charlie Smith and Mel Meek Benefit Match. Alex Fiddes (Wales) replaced G. Elias at half time.

Additionally, there is a missing goalscorer as the match record indicates that touch judge H. Lockwood kicked one goal for British Empire.