Dick Monteith (footballer)

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Dick Monteith
Personal information
Full name Richard V. Monteith
Date of birth 20 July 1887
Date of death 27 October 1959(1959-10-27) (aged 72)
Original team(s) Northcote
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1910–1912 Essendon 20 (0)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1912.
Sources: AFL Tables, AustralianFootball.com

Richard "Dick" Monteith (20 July 1887 – 27 October 1959)[1] was an Australian rules footballer who played with Essendon in the Victorian Football League (VFL).

Monteith was a half back flanker in Essendon's 1911 premiership team.[2][3] Essendon were premiers again in 1912, but Monteith left the club after two games that year, to join Brighton.[4][5]


  1. ^ "Dick Monteith - Player Bio". Australian Football. Retrieved 5 December 2014. 
  2. ^ Holmesby, Russell; Main, Jim (2007). The Encyclopedia Of AFL Footballers. BAS Publishing. ISBN 978-1-920910-78-5. 
  3. ^ "Essendon At The Double - Part One". Full Points Footy. 
  4. ^ AFL Tables: Dick Monteith
  5. ^ "Monteith, Richard. V.". Essendon Football Club official website. Archived from the original on 26 March 2012.