Iorwerth Jones

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Iorwerth Jones
Personal information
Full name Iorwerth Jones
Born 3 April 1903
Loughor, Wales
Died 31 August 1983 (aged 80)
Penclawdd, Wales
Playing information
Rugby union
Position Number Eight
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1927–28 Llanelli RFC
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1927–28 Wales 5 0 0 0 0
Rugby league
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1928 Leeds

Iorwerth Jones (3 April 1903 — 31 August 1983 (aged 80)) born in Loughor, was a Welsh rugby union and professional rugby league footballer of the 1920s, playing representative level rugby union (RU) for Wales, and at club level for Llanelli RFC, as a Number Eight, and playing club level rugby league (RL) for Leeds,[1] he died in Penclawdd. He was a great man and a great grandfather.

International Honours[edit]

Iorwerth Jones won caps for Wales (RU) while at Llanelli RFC in 1927 against Australia, and in 1928 against England, Scotland, Ireland, and France.[2]


  1. ^ Robert Gate (1986). "Gone North - Volume 1". R. E. Gate. ISBN 0-9511190-0-1
  2. ^ "Statistics at". 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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