Fred Dowdall

Fred Dowdall

Position: Fullback

Fred was born in Newport in 1861. Selected at full-back Nov 18th 1882 but had to attend a funeral of his Sunday School teacher with result that Arthur Gould made his Newport debut vs Weston super Mare.

Newport RFC record : 1882/3-1885/6 :  ca 59 apps / 17t / 1c / 1dg.

Playing Summary
  Season P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
  1880/1881 12 8 2 2 3 0 0 0 0  
  1881/1882 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0  
  1882/1883 9 6 1 2 2 0 0 0 0  
  1883/1884 11 8 1 2 2 0 0 0 0  
  1884/1885 20 15 1 4 7 1 0 1 8  
  1885/1886 5 4 0 1 2 0 0 0 0  
  Total 59 43 5 11 17 1 0 1 8  

Click on a season for a match by match breakdown.

  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  23/09/1880 Blaina Ironsides CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  02/10/1880 Manchester Rangers HK 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  07/10/1880 Merthyr CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  23/10/1880 Rockleaze SH 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  04/11/1880 Pontypool CE 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  11/11/1880 Irish Wanderers CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  20/11/1880 Weston-Super-Mare PR 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  04/12/1880 Gloucester Rugby SH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  18/12/1880 Cardiff FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  01/01/1881 Gloucester Rugby FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/02/1881 Clifton FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  26/03/1881 Cardiff FB 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  26/12/1881 Scarlets FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  08/04/1882 Cardiff SR 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  04/11/1882 Gloucester Rugby FB 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  11/11/1882 Swansea FB 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  13/11/1882 Halifax FB 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  06/01/1883 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  10/02/1883 Oakfield CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/02/1883 Abergavenny CE 2 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  03/03/1883 Swansea FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  10/03/1883 Neath FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  31/03/1883 Cardiff FL 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  03/11/1883 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  17/11/1883 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/11/1883 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  22/12/1883 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/12/1883 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  19/01/1884 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/01/1884 Cardiff FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  02/02/1884 Swansea FH 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  09/02/1884 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  23/02/1884 Scarlets FH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  18/03/1884 Swindon Rangers FH 2 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  02/10/1884 Wakefield Trinity SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  04/10/1884 Bristol Arabs SH 2 1 0 0 4 W 0 - 0  
  11/10/1884 Neath WI 0 0 0 1 3 W 0 - 0  
  18/10/1884 Pontypridd WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  01/11/1884 Swansea CE 1 0 0 0 1 W 0 - 0  
  08/11/1884 Scarlets SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  15/11/1884 Gloucester Rugby CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  22/11/1884 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  06/12/1884 Swansea CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  26/12/1884 Carmarthen WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  27/12/1884 Clifton WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  24/01/1885 Gloucester Rugby WI 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  31/01/1885 Cardiff CE 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  07/02/1885 Pontypridd CE 2 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  14/02/1885 Risca Stars WI 2 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  16/02/1885 Hull FC CE 0 0 0 0 0 D 0 - 0  
  28/02/1885 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/03/1885 Bristol Arabs CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  14/03/1885 Neath CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  21/03/1885 Scarlets CE 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Date Opponent Position Try Con Pen DG Pts   Result  
  10/10/1885 Carmarthen SR 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  17/10/1885 Neath N8 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  31/10/1885 Swansea SH 1 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  07/11/1885 Cardiff SH 0 0 0 0 0 L 0 - 0  
  06/02/1886 Neath FH 0 0 0 0 0 W 0 - 0  
  Team P W D L Try Con Pen DG PTS  
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