Reginald Edwards

Reginald Edwards

Position: Prop

Born 11/12/1887
Died 09/05/1951
Place Of Birth Newport

Welsh born - attended Presswell School. Had Welsh trials - never picked - so played for England 1921-1925 (11caps - 1t in Triple Crown match vs Scotland). Wrongly? blamed for sending off of Cyril Brownlie, NZ prop England vs NZ 1925 and never played for England again. Newport capt 1923/4 & 1924/5 incl vs NZ. Member of “All International XV”.

Master butcher. Emigrated to Canada. 

Died Montreal 9th May 1951.

Newport RFC record : 1909/10-1924/5 : 230 apps / 13t. (In Canada 1912/3)

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1909/1910 23 16 6 1 1 0 0 0 3  
  1910/1911 26 16 2 8 2 0 0 0 6  
  1911/1912 30 25 3 2 1 0 0 0 3  
  1913/1914 23 18 2 3 3 0 0 0 9  
  1919/1920 23 20 2 1 1 0 0 0 3  
  1920/1921 17 14 1 2 2 0 0 0 6  
  1921/1922 23 20 2 1 1 0 0 0 3  
  1922/1923 17 13 4 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1923/1924 25 18 3 4 0 0 0 0 0  
  1924/1925 23 16 2 5 2 0 0 0 6  
  Total 230 176 27 27 13 0 0 0 39  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  18/09/1909 Cwmbran FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 0  
  25/09/1909 Aberavon FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  30/09/1909 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  02/10/1909 Old Merchant Taylors N8 1 0 0 0 3 W 20 - 3  
  04/10/1909 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  09/10/1909 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 4 - 4  
  16/10/1909 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  23/10/1909 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  30/10/1909 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  06/11/1909 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  08/11/1909 Cambridge University FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  13/11/1909 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  20/11/1909 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 3  
  27/11/1909 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  04/12/1909 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/12/1909 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  18/12/1909 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  27/12/1909 Watsonians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/12/1909 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 8  
  22/01/1910 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  29/01/1910 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  08/02/1910 Stade Francais Paris N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  12/02/1910 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  01/10/1910 Old Merchant Taylors N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  03/10/1910 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 7  
  08/10/1910 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  15/10/1910 Blackheath N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  22/10/1910 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  29/10/1910 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 3 L 3 - 8  
  05/11/1910 Plymouth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  12/11/1910 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 8  
  19/11/1910 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  26/11/1910 Leinster PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  10/12/1910 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  17/12/1910 Cambridge University FL 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 12  
  26/12/1910 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  27/12/1910 Barbarians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  31/12/1910 Northampton Saints N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  07/01/1911 Devonport Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 7  
  09/01/1911 Plymouth N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/01/1911 Penarth N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  21/01/1911 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  28/01/1911 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  04/02/1911 Llwynypia SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 33 - 0  
  11/02/1911 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  25/02/1911 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  18/03/1911 Gloucester Rugby N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  25/03/1911 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  01/04/1911 Devonport Albion N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/09/1911 Risca SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 3  
  23/09/1911 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  30/09/1911 Old Merchant Taylors PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 5  
  02/10/1911 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  07/10/1911 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  14/10/1911 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  21/10/1911 Leicester Tigers SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  28/10/1911 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  04/11/1911 Neath SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  11/11/1911 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  18/11/1911 Oxford University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  25/11/1911 Northampton Saints SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  27/11/1911 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  09/12/1911 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  16/12/1911 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 5  
  26/12/1911 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  29/12/1911 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 3  
  06/01/1912 Devonport Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  13/01/1912 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  10/02/1912 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  17/02/1912 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  02/03/1912 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  23/03/1912 Blackheath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 7  
  01/04/1912 Blaina SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 23 - 0  
  03/04/1912 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 45 - 8  
  08/04/1912 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  09/04/1912 Abertillery N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 11  
  13/04/1912 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 5  
  20/04/1912 Plymouth SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  27/04/1912 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/09/1913 Bristol Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 22  
  27/09/1913 Penarth FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  04/10/1913 Old Merchant Taylors FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  06/10/1913 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/10/1913 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  25/10/1913 Leicester Tigers FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  08/11/1913 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  15/11/1913 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 3  
  22/11/1913 Northampton Saints SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  29/11/1913 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/12/1913 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  26/12/1913 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 0  
  27/12/1913 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  29/12/1913 Southampton Trojans FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 0  
  03/01/1914 Devonport Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  05/01/1914 Exeter Chiefs SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 11  
  10/01/1914 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  31/01/1914 Gloucester Rugby FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 0  
  28/02/1914 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  07/03/1914 Cardiff FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 5  
  04/04/1914 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/04/1914 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/04/1914 Pontypool N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  11/10/1919 Cross Keys FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  08/11/1919 Harlequins FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  22/11/1919 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  25/11/1919 Oxford University SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 3  
  29/11/1919 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/12/1919 Cambridge University FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 40 - 8  
  20/12/1919 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  26/12/1919 Watsonians HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  27/12/1919 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  03/01/1920 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  17/01/1920 Newbridge PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  24/01/1920 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  31/01/1920 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  04/02/1920 Bristol Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  14/02/1920 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 37 - 5  
  21/02/1920 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  23/02/1920 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 7  
  06/03/1920 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  27/03/1920 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 14  
  29/03/1920 Cross Keys N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  05/04/1920 British Army FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 40 - 0  
  12/04/1920 Pill Harriers HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 6  
  24/04/1920 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/10/1920 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  23/10/1920 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  01/11/1920 Cambridge University N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 8  
  06/11/1920 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 34 - 6  
  11/11/1920 Oxford University SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 25 - 6  
  13/11/1920 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 7  
  06/12/1920 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 9  
  27/12/1920 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  28/12/1920 Barbarians FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 39 - 0  
  05/02/1921 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 13  
  17/02/1921 Swansea N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 7  
  14/03/1921 Northampton Saints SR 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 6  
  16/04/1921 Plymouth Albion FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  18/04/1921 Pill Harriers HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  21/04/1921 Swansea HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 7 - 7  
  23/04/1921 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  30/04/1921 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  24/09/1921 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 3  
  01/10/1921 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  08/10/1921 Abertillery PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 17 - 3  
  15/10/1921 Bristol Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  22/10/1921 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  05/11/1921 Harlequins HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  03/12/1921 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  10/12/1921 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 5  
  12/12/1921 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 0  
  22/12/1921 Racing Club de France SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  26/12/1921 Watsonians SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 3  
  04/02/1922 Ynysddu HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 0  
  11/02/1922 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 9  
  13/02/1922 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  04/03/1922 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  16/03/1922 Bath Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 3  
  25/03/1922 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  27/03/1922 Northampton Saints FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 5  
  15/04/1922 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 7  
  17/04/1922 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  18/04/1922 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  24/04/1922 Abertillery HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  27/04/1922 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  23/09/1922 Abercarn PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  30/09/1922 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  07/10/1922 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  14/10/1922 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 0  
  04/11/1922 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  11/11/1922 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  25/11/1922 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  13/01/1923 Plymouth Albion HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  03/03/1923 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  08/03/1923 Olympique Paris PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 6  
  21/03/1923 Bridgend Ravens PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  24/03/1923 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  31/03/1923 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  02/04/1923 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  03/04/1923 Tredegar PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 3  
  07/04/1923 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  28/04/1923 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  15/09/1923 Tredegar PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  22/09/1923 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 0  
  29/09/1923 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  06/10/1923 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  13/10/1923 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 5  
  20/10/1923 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 7  
  27/10/1923 Abercarn PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  03/11/1923 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  05/11/1923 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  10/11/1923 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  01/12/1923 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  26/12/1923 Watsonians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 9  
  27/12/1923 Racing Club de France PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  29/12/1923 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 6  
  07/01/1924 Devonport Services PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 26 - 8  
  16/02/1924 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  01/03/1924 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  22/03/1924 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  29/03/1924 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  31/03/1924 Northampton Saints PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  05/04/1924 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 12  
  12/04/1924 Abercarn SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 5  
  14/04/1924 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  21/04/1924 Ebbw Vale PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  26/04/1924 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 11  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  13/09/1924 Risca PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  20/09/1924 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 4  
  27/09/1924 Bristol Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  02/10/1924 New Zealand PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 13  
  01/11/1924 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  08/11/1924 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  13/11/1924 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 12 - 14  
  15/11/1924 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 25 - 12  
  22/11/1924 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 10  
  29/11/1924 London Welsh SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  01/12/1924 Cambridge University SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 13  
  06/12/1924 Devonport Services PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 6  
  13/12/1924 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  24/01/1925 Northampton Saints PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 3  
  21/02/1925 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 5  
  07/03/1925 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  19/03/1925 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  25/03/1925 Plymouth Albion HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 10  
  28/03/1925 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  11/04/1925 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 6  
  13/04/1925 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  14/04/1925 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 10  
  25/04/1925 Abertillery PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 4  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  England 11 8 1 2 1 0 0 0 3  
Clubs: - Newport - Pill Harriers - Newport Thursdays -
Education: - Preswell School -
Honours: - England -

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