Game Details

Wales 7 - 18 England

Sat 06 Dec 1947 | Comp: European Championship 1947-48 Round robin match 4 of 6 | Attend: 10,000 | St Helen's Rugby and Cricket Ground, Swansea, Wales
Referee: Paul Cowell

Wales Lineup

 Num  Player   Tries   Goals   Drops   Points 
1 Joe Jones (Barrow)

 

 

 

 

2 Roy Francis (Barrow)

 

 

 

 

3 Ted Ward (Wigan)

 

2

 

4
4 Norman Harris (Oldham)

 

 

 

 

5 Reg Lloyd

 

 

 

 

6 Dickie Williams (Leeds)

 

 

 

 

7 Dai Jenkins (Leeds)

 

 

 

 

8 Dicky Jones (Swinton)

 

 

 

 

9 Mel Meek (Halifax)

 

 

 

 

10 Elwyn Gwyther (Belle Vue Rangers)

 

 

 

 

11 Les Thomas (Oldham)

 

 

 

 

12 Trevor Foster (Bradford Northern) 1

 

 

3
13 Ike Owens (Leeds)

 

 

 

 

Total:        
1 2 0 7

England Lineup

 Num  Player   Tries   Goals   Drops   Points 
1 Martin Ryan

 

 

 

 

2 Albert Bowers 2

 

 

6
3 Ernest Ashcroft 1

 

 

3
4 Russ Pepperell 1

 

 

3
5 Albert Johnson

 

 

 

 

6 Willie Horne

 

2

 

4
7 Tommy Bradshaw

 

 

 

 

8 Bill Derbyshire

 

 

 

 

9 Joe Egan

 

 

 

 

10 George Curran

 

 

 

 

11 Les White

 

 

 

 

12 Harold Palin

 

1

 

2
13 Des Clarkson

 

 

 

 

Total:        
4 3 0 18



    Note: Those players whose names appear in italics are non-playing substitutes.