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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 6 6 0 0 149 88 27
Aberavon 5 5 0 0 112 89 20
Merthyr 6 3 0 3 139 117 17
Newport 6 3 0 3 117 102 16
Rygbi Gogledd Cymru 1404 6 3 0 3 140 139 15
Pontypridd 6 3 0 3 124 132 15
Carmarthen Quins 5 3 0 2 108 90 13
Swansea 6 2 0 4 110 112 12
Llandovery 4 2 0 2 93 79 11
Ebbw Vale 6 1 0 5 122 168 7
Llanelli 5 1 0 4 96 147 6
Bridgend Ravens 5 1 0 4 77 124 6