Billy Dowell

Billy Dowell

Position: Back Row

Born 21/05/1885
Died 09/10/1949
Place Of Birth Pontypool

Played for Pontnewydd, Pontypool. Won 7 caps for Wales 1907 (3 with Newport – debut vs England at Rodney Parade W22-0) and 1908 (4 with Pontypool). Joined Warrington RL in March 1908 ( 22 games Sept 1908 to Feb 1909 and played once for Wales RL. Miner.

Died Nov 9th 1949 at Newport.

Newport RFC record  : 1905/6 -1907/8 : 53 apps / 3t (Incl vs NZ and SA).

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1905/1906 28 13 3 12 3 0 0 0 9  
  1906/1907 23 11 6 6 0 0 0 0 0  
  1907/1908 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 53 25 9 19 3 0 0 0 9  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/09/1905 Lydney FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 0  
  07/10/1905 Old Merchant Taylors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 0  
  14/10/1905 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 17  
  21/10/1905 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  28/10/1905 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  04/11/1905 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  11/11/1905 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  18/11/1905 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 14  
  25/11/1905 Bristol Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 12 - 3  
  09/12/1905 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  23/12/1905 New Zealand FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  27/12/1905 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  30/12/1905 Devonport Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  06/01/1906 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  20/01/1906 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  27/01/1906 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 4  
  10/02/1906 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  17/02/1906 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  24/02/1906 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  03/03/1906 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/03/1906 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 20  
  24/03/1906 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  31/03/1906 London Welsh FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 5  
  07/04/1906 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  14/04/1906 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 0  
  16/04/1906 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  17/04/1906 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  21/04/1906 Devonport Albion SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  29/09/1906 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 5  
  06/10/1906 Old Merchant Taylors SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  13/10/1906 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  20/10/1906 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  27/10/1906 South Africa FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  03/11/1906 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  10/11/1906 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  17/11/1906 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 11  
  24/11/1906 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 9  
  01/12/1906 Exeter Chiefs PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  08/12/1906 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  15/12/1906 Devonport Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  22/12/1906 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 5  
  26/12/1906 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  05/01/1907 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  16/02/1907 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  23/02/1907 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  02/03/1907 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 9  
  16/03/1907 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  30/03/1907 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 3  
  01/04/1907 Pontypool SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  02/04/1907 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  13/04/1907 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/10/1907 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 7  
  19/10/1907 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 7 6 0 1 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Newport - Pontnewydd - Pontypool - Warrington Wolves -
Region: - Monmouthshire -
Honours: - Wales - Wales RL -

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