Arthur Cleghorn

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Arthur Cleghorn
Personal information
Full name Arthur Cleghorn
Date of birth (1873-12-01)1 December 1873
Date of death 7 May 1951(1951-05-07) (aged 77)
Original team Richmond City
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1897–1903 Essendon 61 (53)
1 Playing statistics correct to end of 1903 season.
Career highlights

Arthur Cleghorn (1 December 1873 – 7 May 1951) was an Australian rules football player at the Essendon Football Club in the Victorian Football League (VFL). In the first year of competition, he became one of the club's and leagues first premiership players, during the 1897 VFL season, under the captaincy of George Stuckey. Cleghorn made his debut against Geelong in Round 1 of the season, at Corio Oval. He topped the club's goalkicking tally in 1899. He was a member of Richmond's 1905 VFA premiership team.[1]


  1. ^ "CLEGHORN, Arthur". Essendon FC. Retrieved 12 September 2012. 

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