Oliver Burgham

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Oliver Burgham
Personal information
Full name Oliver Burgham
Born Wales
Playing information
Position prop, Hooker
Club
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1908–≥08 Ebbw Vale
≤1911–≥11 Halifax
Total 0 0 0 0 0
Representative
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1908–08 Wales 2 1 0 0 2
1911 Great Britain 1 0 0 0 0

Oliver Burgham was a Welsh professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1900s, and 1910s, playing at representative level for Great Britain, and Wales, and at club level for Ebbw Vale, and Halifax, as a prop, or hooker, i.e. number 8 or 10, or 9, during the era of contested scrums.[1]

International honours[edit]

Oliver Burgham won caps for Wales while at Ebbw Vale in 1908 against New Zealand, and England, and won a cap for Great Britain while at Halifax in 1911 against Australia.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Williams, Graham; Lush, Peter; Farrar, David (2009). The British Rugby League Records Book. London League. pp. 108–114. ISBN 978-1-903659-49-6. 
  2. ^ "Statistics at rugbyleagueproject.org". rugbyleagueproject.org. 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012. 

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