Nev Charlton

Career Stats & Summary

Vital Statistics

Full Name
Neville Charlton
Born
1928
Died
Friday, 13th June, 2014

Known Family Links

Nephew
Tony Charlton
Nephew
Philip Charlton
Brother
Ken Charlton

Biography

Former Canterbury prop played for NSW in 1959 and 1961 after moving to Wests. A fiery competitor, Charlton produced a great front-row forward's display against Queensland in 1961 but was sent off with rival Dud Beattie in the 20-17 loss to the northerners. A member of two losing grand final sides at Wests (1958 & 1961, the last as captain), Charlton saw out the final years of his career with Easts.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

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Representative

Australia - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
NSW XII 1951 1 1 -   - 3 1 0 0 100.00% List
NSW Firsts 1959, 1961 3 - -   - - 1 2 0 33.33% List
NSW City Firsts 1959 1 - -   - - 1 0 0 100.00% List
Overall 1951-1961 5 1 0   0 3 3 2 0 60.00% List


Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Canterbury NSWRFL 1948 1 1 -   - 3 0 1 0 0.00% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1949 8 1 -   - 3 2 5 1 25.00% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1950 17 7 -   - 21 9 8 0 52.94% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1951 13 4 -   - 12 5 8 0 38.46% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1952 15 5 2   - 19 5 9 1 33.33% List
Canterbury NSWRFL 1953 7 4 -   - 12 3 4 0 42.86% List
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1954 ? 8 -   - 24  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1955 ? 2 2   - 10  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1956 ? 2 -   - 6  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1957 ? 5 -   - 15  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1958 ? 1 -   - 3  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1959 ? 5 -   - 15  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1960 ? 2 -   - 6  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1961 ? 2 -   - 6  
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1962 ? 1 -   - 3  
Eastern Suburbs NSWRFL 1963 ? - -   - -  
Overall 1948-1963 ? 50 4   0 158 ? ? ? ?  

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Canterbury 1948-53 61 22 2   - 70 24 35 2 39.34% List
Western Suburbs 1954-61 ? 27 2   - 85 ? ? ? ?  
Eastern Suburbs 1962-63 ? 1 -   - 3 ? ? ? ?  
Overall 1948-1963 ? 50 4   0 158 ? ? ? ?  

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Canterbury 1948-53 61 22 2   - 70 24 35 2 39.34% List
Western Suburbs 1954-61 ? 27 2   - 85 ? ? ? ?  
Western Suburbs 1956-61 9 15 -   - 45 2 7 0 22.22% List
Eastern Suburbs 1962-63 ? 1 -   - 3 ? ? ? ?  
Overall 1948-1963 ? 50 4   0 158 ? ? ? ?  

Your Say

Ian Hutchison says: The first rugby league game I ever attended was Nevilles, 100th game for Wests at Pratten Park. If memory serves me correctly it was against Canterbury. He led the team out and from that moment I was a dyed in the wool magpie supporter. My father knew Nev and introduced me to him one day at Pratten Park during the cricket season. Alan Davidson was in attendance and Nev told me to go and get his autograph, when I returned Nev looked at my autograph book,reckoned it wasn,t good enough and took it to Davo and had him do another personally signed to me. He was always my favourite footballer,although I was a dejected kid when he went to Easts. In later years I played with his nephews Tony and Phil in a side coached by Warren Ryan at Belmore Boys High. Great times, great fun and many wonderful memories of those great magpie teams of the early 60s (16/07/2015)

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