George Hirst

George Hirst

Position: Wing

Born 05/05/1890
Died 30/07/1967
Place Of Birth Dowlais
Dowlais born but attended Emanual School, Wandsworth. Won 6 Welsh caps (3t / 2dg) 1912-4. Broke leg in charity game at Bargoed 1919 and had to retire. Barbarian 1919 (2) Father of Geoff.

Died 30 July 1967, Abergavenny.

Newport RFC record : 1910/1-1913/4 : 121 apps / 75t / 4dg.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1910/1911 29 22 2 5 12 0 0 0 36  
  1911/1912 31 26 3 2 22 0 0 1 70  
  1912/1913 31 25 3 3 25 0 0 0 75  
  1913/1914 30 23 2 5 16 0 0 3 60  
  Total 121 96 10 15 75 0 0 4 241  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  24/09/1910 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 0  
  01/10/1910 Old Merchant Taylors WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 3  
  15/10/1910 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  19/11/1910 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 5  
  26/11/1910 Leinster WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 12  
  03/12/1910 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 8  
  10/12/1910 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  17/12/1910 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 11 - 12  
  24/12/1910 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 6  
  26/12/1910 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 7 - 6  
  27/12/1910 Barbarians WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 21 - 0  
  31/12/1910 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 0  
  14/01/1911 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  21/01/1911 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  28/01/1911 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  04/02/1911 Llwynypia WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 33 - 0  
  11/02/1911 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  18/02/1911 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  25/02/1911 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  04/03/1911 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 15 - 10  
  18/03/1911 Gloucester Rugby WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 8 - 0  
  25/03/1911 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 9 - 9  
  01/04/1911 Devonport Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 4  
  08/04/1911 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  15/04/1911 Bristol Bears WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 22 - 5  
  17/04/1911 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  19/04/1911 Treorchy WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 27 - 3  
  22/04/1911 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  29/04/1911 Tenby United WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 45 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  16/09/1911 Risca WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 17 - 3  
  23/09/1911 Penarth WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 15 - 0  
  30/09/1911 Old Merchant Taylors WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 18 - 5  
  02/10/1911 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  07/10/1911 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 0  
  14/10/1911 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 6  
  21/10/1911 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  28/10/1911 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  04/11/1911 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  11/11/1911 Cardiff WI 1 0 0 0 3 L 6 - 9  
  18/11/1911 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 10  
  25/11/1911 Northampton Saints WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 0  
  27/11/1911 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 6  
  16/12/1911 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 5  
  23/12/1911 London Welsh WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 31 - 3  
  26/12/1911 Watsonians WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 0  
  06/01/1912 Devonport Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 0  
  13/01/1912 Penarth WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 0  
  10/02/1912 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  23/02/1912 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  02/03/1912 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  16/03/1912 Devonport Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 0  
  18/03/1912 Plymouth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  23/03/1912 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 7  
  30/03/1912 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  03/04/1912 Bristol Bears WI 4 0 0 0 12 W 45 - 8  
  08/04/1912 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 10  
  13/04/1912 Harlequins WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 21 - 5  
  17/04/1912 Bristol Bears WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 15 - 3  
  20/04/1912 Plymouth WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 3  
  27/04/1912 Abertillery WI 3 0 0 1 13 W 18 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  14/09/1912 Cwmbran WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 3  
  21/09/1912 Penarth WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 27 - 0  
  28/09/1912 Northampton Saints WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 33 - 0  
  30/09/1912 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  05/10/1912 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 0  
  12/10/1912 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 6 - 6  
  19/10/1912 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  23/11/1912 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 4  
  30/11/1912 Oxford University WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 7 - 7  
  07/12/1912 Risca WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 11 - 0  
  12/12/1912 Cambridge University WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 24 - 0  
  14/12/1912 Exeter Chiefs WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 41 - 0  
  21/12/1912 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 6  
  04/01/1913 Devonport Albion WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  06/01/1913 Exeter Chiefs WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 5  
  25/01/1913 Swansea WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 3  
  04/02/1913 Racing Club de France WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 14 - 8  
  08/02/1913 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  15/02/1913 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 5  
  22/02/1913 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  01/03/1913 Bristol Bears WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 6  
  15/03/1913 Cardiff WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 23 - 10  
  22/03/1913 Blackheath WI 3 0 0 0 9 W 14 - 3  
  24/03/1913 Pontypool WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 5 - 0  
  25/03/1913 Abertillery WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 8 - 4  
  29/03/1913 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  05/04/1913 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 6  
  07/04/1913 Cwmbran WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 18 - 3  
  19/04/1913 Devonport Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 10  
  21/04/1913 Tredegar WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  01/05/1913 Abertillery WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 5 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  20/09/1913 Bristol Bears WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 17 - 22  
  04/10/1913 Old Merchant Taylors WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  06/10/1913 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 3 - 3  
  11/10/1913 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 8  
  18/10/1913 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  25/10/1913 Leicester Tigers WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 8  
  08/11/1913 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 11  
  15/11/1913 Oxford University WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 3  
  22/11/1913 Northampton Saints WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 13 - 0  
  24/11/1913 Cambridge University WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 10 - 13  
  29/11/1913 Cardiff WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/12/1913 Swansea WI 0 0 0 1 4 W 12 - 0  
  20/12/1913 London Welsh WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 20 - 11  
  27/12/1913 Barbarians WI 2 0 0 0 6 W 14 - 0  
  29/12/1913 Southampton Trojans WI 5 0 0 0 15 W 37 - 0  
  03/01/1914 Devonport Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 5 - 3  
  05/01/1914 Exeter Chiefs WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 16 - 11  
  10/01/1914 Penarth WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  24/01/1914 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 17  
  31/01/1914 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 19 - 0  
  21/02/1914 Gloucester Rugby WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 10 - 0  
  28/02/1914 Swansea WI 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  07/03/1914 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 5  
  28/03/1914 Blackheath WI 0 0 0 1 4 W 9 - 5  
  04/04/1914 Harlequins WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  11/04/1914 Neath WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  13/04/1914 Pontypool WI 0 0 0 1 4 W 4 - 3  
  14/04/1914 Abertillery WI 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 4  
  18/04/1914 Devonport Albion WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 0  
  25/04/1914 Abertillery WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  Wales 6 5 0 1 3 0 0 2 17  
Clubs: - Newport - Pontypool -
Education: - Emanuel School, Wandsworth -
Invitational: - Barbarians -
Honours: - Wales -

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