Peter Bampton

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Peter Bampton
Peter Bampton 1925.png
Personal information
Position(s) Centre Half-Back
Playing career1
Years Club Games (Goals)
1919–1928 Port Adelaide 137 (5)
1 Playing statistics correct to the end of 1928.
Career highlights
Source: AustralianFootball.com

Peter Bampton was an Australian rules footballer who played with Port Adelaide in the SANFL during the 1920s.

Bampton played a total of 137 games for Port Adelaide, often at centre half back. He made his debut during the 1919 season and was a member of their 1921 premiership side. In 1925 he had his best season, being awarded a retrospective Magarey Medal in 1998 after originally finishing runner up on a count back.[1] He was Port Adelaide captain in 1927[2] and played his last game for the club the following season. During his career he represented South Australia at interstate football on 10 occasions.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Presentation To Peter Bamton". Port Adelaide News. 13, (21). South Australia. 24 December 1925. p. 7. Retrieved 27 January 2017 – via National Library of Australia. 
  2. ^ "Peter Bampton". The Sport. III, (870). South Australia. 6 May 1927. p. 7. Retrieved 27 January 2017 – via National Library of Australia. 

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