Penzance & Newlyn RFC
The Pirates Rugby Club
Penzance Newlyn RFC History

1870 - 1945 | Newlyn 1894 | Penzance 1876 | 1950s - 1960s | 1970s Onward

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Renowned Pirates Players

The Pirates have had many distinguished players

On one occasion, two Pirates were in the same England team together

John Kendall-Carpenter (captain) and John 'Ginger' Williams both played at Twickenham against Scotland in 1951

'Stack' Stevens won the the first of his 25 England caps against South Africa in 1969

Many Pirates players have also played for Cornwall - for more information see Cornwall Teams

Many ex players went on to give stirling service to the club in other areas, some of these players are profiled under Officers Ex Players |Bob Horne | Desmond James

Some of these players are shown below - a more detailed profile can be seen by following the links

Ben Batten Dave Berryman Colin Dymond
Ben Batten Dave Berryman Colin Dymond
Richard Evans Jimmy Glover Peter Gartrell
Richard Evans Jimmy Glover Peter Gartrell
John Gendall Paul Greaves Jimmy Hosking
John Gendall Paul Greaves Jimmy Hosking
Jimmy Jenkin Gerald Luke John MacGregor Kendall-Carpenter
Jimmy Jenkin Gerald Luke John MacGregor Kendall-Carpenter
Bill Monckton Brian Monckton Roger Pascoe
Bill Monckton Brian Monckton Roger Pascoe
Graham Paul Harvey Richards Geoffrey Rowe - 'Jethro'
Graham Paul Harvey Richards Geoffrey Rowe - 'Jethro'
C.B. Stevens 'Stack' Vivian 'Tinker' Taylor Mike Terry
C.B. Stevens 'Stack' Vivian 'Tinker' Taylor Mike Terry
Alvin Williams John 'Ginger' Williams  
Alvin Williams John 'Ginger' Williams  

 

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Nicky Williams Rodda Williams  
     

 

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