Basil Alexander Hill

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Basil Hill
Full name Basil Alexander Hill
Date of birth 23 April 1880
Place of birth Broughty Ferry
Date of death 31 July 1960
Place of death Coupar, Angus, Scotland (aged 80 years 99 days)
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Forward
Professional / senior clubs
Years Club / team Caps (points)
Blackheath
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1903-1907  England 9 Pts:10;
Tries:0;
Conv:5;
Pens:0;
Drop:0

Basil Hill (1880–1960) was a rugby union international who represented England from 1903 to 1907.[1] He also captained his country.[1]

Early life[edit]

Basil Hill was born on 23 April 1880 in Broughty Ferry.[1]

Rugby union career[edit]

Hill made his international debut on 14 February 1903 at Lansdowne Road in the Ireland vs England match.[1] Of the 9 matches he played for his national side he was on the winning side on 2 occasions.[1] He played his final match for England on 12 January 1907 at St Helen's, Swansea in the Wales vs England match.[1]

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