Peter Hordern

Peter Hordern

Position: Back Row

Born in England and won Oxford Blue. He taught at Monmouth HS. Newport RFC Vice capt 1931/2. Won 4 England caps 3 : Feb-Apr 1931 with Blackheath and 1 : Jan 1934 with Gloucester. England debut as prop / other caps as flanker). Played 19 times for Barbarians 1931-7 (but only twice while with Newport) .Coached at Brighton College by Newport / Pill Harriers centre Ernie Hammett.

Newport RFC record : 1929/30 -1931/2 : 61 apps / 9t.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1929/1930 15 10 1 4 1 0 0 0 3  
  1930/1931 18 11 1 6 3 0 0 0 9  
  1931/1932 28 19 2 7 4 0 0 0 12  
  Total 61 40 4 17 8 0 0 0 24  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  24/10/1929 Oxford University FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 0  
  02/11/1929 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 5 - 9  
  16/11/1929 Scarlets FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 11 - 3  
  30/11/1929 Harlequins SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 5  
  07/12/1929 Bristol Bears N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  12/12/1929 Cambridge University FL 1 0 0 0 3 W 22 - 9  
  14/12/1929 Old Blues FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 4  
  25/01/1930 Bristol Bears SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  08/02/1930 Leicester Tigers N8 0 0 0 0 0 W 22 - 5  
  15/02/1930 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  22/02/1930 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 0  
  08/03/1930 Abertillery FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 3  
  15/03/1930 Scarlets SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 5  
  19/03/1930 Penarth SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 8  
  29/03/1930 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  27/09/1930 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  29/09/1930 Pontypool FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 4 - 3  
  04/10/1930 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 11 - 11  
  11/10/1930 Blackheath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 15 - 9  
  18/10/1930 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 20 - 4  
  23/10/1930 Oxford University PR 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 17  
  01/11/1930 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 17 - 0  
  24/11/1930 Cambridge University PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  29/11/1930 Harlequins PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 12 - 0  
  19/01/1931 Torquay Athletic PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 13 - 3  
  24/01/1931 Abertillery SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 3  
  31/01/1931 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 6 - 5  
  21/02/1931 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  28/02/1931 Plymouth Albion PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 9 - 13  
  07/03/1931 Cardiff SR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 14  
  14/03/1931 Swansea PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 3  
  28/03/1931 Penarth PR 1 0 0 0 3 L 11 - 13  
  11/04/1931 Blackheath PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 33 - 13  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  12/09/1931 Monmouthshire League PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 19 - 14  
  19/09/1931 Penarth PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 14 - 5  
  21/09/1931 Pill Harriers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 0  
  26/09/1931 Cross Keys PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 3  
  03/10/1931 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 8  
  08/10/1931 South Africa PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 15  
  10/10/1931 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 18 - 6  
  17/10/1931 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 8 - 8  
  22/10/1931 Oxford University PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  31/10/1931 Richmond PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 0  
  14/11/1931 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 5  
  05/12/1931 Bristol Bears PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  16/01/1932 Plymouth Albion PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 6 - 3  
  18/01/1932 Camborne PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 9 - 3  
  19/01/1932 Torquay Athletic PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 3 - 0  
  13/02/1932 Leicester Tigers PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 21 - 0  
  20/02/1932 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 8 - 9  
  27/02/1932 Scarlets PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 3 - 6  
  05/03/1932 Cardiff PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 5  
  10/03/1932 Bath Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 16 - 0  
  19/03/1932 Gloucester Rugby PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 24 - 0  
  26/03/1932 London Welsh PR 1 0 0 0 3 W 11 - 10  
  28/03/1932 Coventry PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 8 - 6  
  29/03/1932 Barbarians PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 6 - 9  
  02/04/1932 Blackheath PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  16/04/1932 Scarlets PR 2 0 0 0 6 W 13 - 3  
  23/04/1932 Neath PR 0 0 0 0 0 L 4 - 12  
  30/04/1932 Aberavon PR 0 0 0 0 0 W 10 - 6  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  England 4 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0  
Clubs: - Blackheath - Gloucester Rugby - Newport - Old Brightonians -
Education: - Brighton College - Oxford University -
Region: - Devon -
Honours: - England - British and Irish Lions -

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