Bob Gould

Bob Gould

Position: Forward

Born 26/02/1863
Died 29/12/1931
Place Of Birth Newport

Robert “Bob” Gould (forward) was born 1863. Brother of Arthur. Newport capt 1886/7. Played for London Welsh and Richmond. Won 11 caps for Wales - 1 as capt vs Scot 1887.

Broke leg in 2nd match of season vs Weston (29/9/1888) and retired. Did some refereeing.

Newport RFC record : 1879/90-1888/9.

Died 29 Dec 1931, Nice, France.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1880/1881 11 9 1 1 0 6 0 0 0  
  1881/1882 21 15 3 3 6 3 0 0 0  
  1882/1883 15 9 1 5 0 0 0 0 0  
  1883/1884 19 16 1 2 4 0 0 0 0  
  1884/1885 24 17 1 6 5 6 0 0 10  
  1885/1886 17 10 1 6 4 4 0 0 0  
  1886/1887 25 19 3 3 4 12 0 0 28  
  1887/1888 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  1888/1889 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0  
  Total 136 98 12 26 23 31 0 0 38  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  07/10/1880 Merthyr N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  23/10/1880 Rockleaze PR 0 6 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  04/11/1880 Pontypool PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  06/11/1880 Weston Rangers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  11/11/1880 Irish Wanderers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  04/12/1880 Gloucester Rugby FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  09/12/1880 Newport United FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/12/1880 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  01/01/1881 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/02/1881 Clifton HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  26/03/1881 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  22/09/1881 Worcester Artillery PR 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/09/1881 Aberavon PR 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  01/10/1881 Kidderminster PR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  08/10/1881 Swansea FL 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  10/11/1881 Irish Rovers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  01/12/1881 Abergavenny PR 2 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  03/12/1881 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  10/12/1881 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  26/12/1881 Scarlets HK 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/01/1882 Clifton PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  30/01/1882 Irish Rovers PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  02/02/1882 Pontypridd SH 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  04/02/1882 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  09/02/1882 Pontypool SR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/02/1882 Abergavenny SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/02/1882 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  25/02/1882 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  04/03/1882 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  11/03/1882 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/03/1882 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 4  
  08/04/1882 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  30/09/1882 Cardiff Wanderers HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  21/10/1882 Bridgend Ravens N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  04/11/1882 Gloucester Rugby SR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  13/11/1882 Halifax FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  18/11/1882 Weston-Super-Mare SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  09/12/1882 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  06/01/1883 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  10/01/1883 Halifax HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  20/01/1883 Swansea SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  03/02/1883 Newport Crusaders SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  10/02/1883 Oakfield SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/02/1883 Abergavenny SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  03/03/1883 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  17/03/1883 Blackheath SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  31/03/1883 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/10/1883 Weston-Super-Mare PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/10/1883 Harlequins N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  27/10/1883 Swansea PR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  03/11/1883 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  10/11/1883 Swindon Rangers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  17/11/1883 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/11/1883 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  08/12/1883 Neath HK 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  22/12/1883 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/12/1883 Neath PR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  29/12/1883 Weston-Super-Mare PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  19/01/1884 Gloucester Rugby PR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/01/1884 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  02/02/1884 Swansea HK 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  09/02/1884 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/02/1884 Abercarn HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  23/02/1884 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  02/03/1884 German Gymnasium HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/03/1884 Swindon Rangers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/10/1884 Wakefield Trinity PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  04/10/1884 Bristol Arabs HK 1 1 0 0 3 W 0 - 0  
  11/10/1884 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/10/1884 Pontypridd HK 1 2 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  25/10/1884 Clifton PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  01/11/1884 Swansea HK 1 0 0 0 1 W 0 - 0  
  08/11/1884 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  15/11/1884 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  22/11/1884 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  27/11/1884 Lampeter College HK 1 0 0 0 1 W 0 - 0  
  06/12/1884 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  13/12/1884 Weston-Super-Mare PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  20/12/1884 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/12/1884 Carmarthen HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  27/12/1884 Clifton HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/01/1885 Gloucester Rugby HK 0 2 0 0 4 W 0 - 0  
  31/01/1885 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  07/02/1885 Pontypridd HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  14/02/1885 Risca Stars PR 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/02/1885 Hull FC PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  28/02/1885 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/03/1885 Bristol Arabs SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  14/03/1885 Neath HK 1 0 0 0 1 W 0 - 0  
  21/03/1885 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  19/09/1885 Cardiff Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  21/09/1885 Batley HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  26/09/1885 Pontypridd WI 1 3 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  03/10/1885 Neath HK 2 1 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  17/10/1885 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/10/1885 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  31/10/1885 Swansea HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/11/1885 Cardiff HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  14/11/1885 Swindon Rangers HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  21/11/1885 Lampeter College PR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  05/12/1885 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  26/12/1885 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/01/1886 Cardiff N8 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  06/02/1886 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  08/02/1886 Dewsbury N8 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  18/02/1886 Carmarthen HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  27/02/1886 Scarlets HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/10/1886 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  09/10/1886 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/10/1886 Neath PR 0 3 0 0 6 W 0 - 0  
  23/10/1886 Swansea PR 1 0 0 0 1 L 0 - 0  
  28/10/1886 Conservative WMC PR 1 3 0 0 7 W 0 - 0  
  30/10/1886 Swindon Rangers PR 1 3 0 0 7 W 0 - 0  
  06/11/1886 Scarlets PR 1 1 0 0 3 W 0 - 0  
  13/11/1886 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  20/11/1886 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  25/11/1886 Maindee PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  27/11/1886 Cardiff Harlequins PR 0 1 0 0 2 W 0 - 0  
  04/12/1886 Pontypridd PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  11/12/1886 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  18/12/1886 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/12/1886 London Welsh PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  15/01/1887 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  22/01/1887 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  29/01/1887 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 1 0 0 2 W 0 - 0  
  05/02/1887 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/02/1887 Brighouse Rovers PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  12/02/1887 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  26/02/1887 Fossils SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  05/03/1887 Pontypridd HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  12/03/1887 Maindee FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  19/03/1887 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/11/1887 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  03/03/1888 Pontypridd N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  22/09/1888 Neath HK 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  29/09/1888 Weston-Super-Mare SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 11 2 2 7 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - London Welsh - Richmond - Newport -
Honours: - Wales -

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