Nelson Henderson

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Nelson Henderson
Full name Nelson Faviell Henderson
Date of birth 24 September 1865
Place of birth [1]
Date of death 16 June 1943
Place of death Blewbury, Berks (aged 77 years 265 days)
School Dulwich College
Rugby union career
Playing career
Position Forward
National team(s)
Years Club / team Caps (points)
1892-1892  Scotland 1 Pts:0;
Tries:0;
Conv:0;
Pens:0;
Drop:0

Nelson Henderson was a rugby union international who represented Scotland in 1892.

Early life[edit]

Nelson Henderson was born on 24 September 1865, a son of the publisher James Henderson. He attended Dulwich College, Fettes College and Magdalen College.

Rugby union career[edit]

At Oxford University he played for the varsity fifteen and obtained his blue in 1887. In the early 1890s he played for London Scottish F.C.. Henderson made his international debut on 20 February 1892 at Edinburgh in the Scotland vs Ireland match which was won by Scotland.

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