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George Parsons
Height185
Weight89
Date Of Birth21/04/1926
Place Of BirthNewbridge
EducationAbertillery County School
ClubsSalford Red Devils, Rochdale Hornets, St Helens, Newport, Abertillery, Cardiff
HonoursWales RL, Great Britain, Wales
ManagedRochdale Hornets, Salford Red Devils
George Parsons played for Abertillery, Cardiff(?), Newport (twice) and Newbridge, he also made one appearance for Wales. In 1948 he joined Rugby League giants St Helens for whom he made 296 appearances going on to make a small number of appearances for Rochdale and Salford. As a rugby league player he represented Wales on 13 occasions and played once for Great Britain. Parsons worked for Pilkington Glass Factory, and was a Magistrate and a Liberal party councillor. 
He passed away in November 2009 aged 83.  
SEASON P W D L TRY CON PEN DG PTS
TOTAL 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TEAM P W D L PF PA PTS
Cardiff 9 9 0 0 225 119 41
Carmarthen Quins 8 6 0 2 206 147 28
Pontypridd 9 5 0 4 200 192 24
Aberavon 8 5 0 3 164 152 24
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 9 5 0 4 208 178 23
Llanelli 9 5 0 4 187 219 22
Merthyr 9 4 0 5 199 201 22
Llandovery 7 4 0 3 158 134 20
Newport 9 3 0 6 174 191 18
Swansea 9 3 0 6 140 159 17
Ebbw Vale 9 2 0 7 183 230 13
Bridgend Ravens 9 1 0 8 128 250 7