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WairarapaRugbyLogoWairarapa Rugby Union
(Founded , 1886 ; Original Member NZRU )
Headquarters : Masterton
Colours: Green


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Wairarapa Rugby Football Union in 1886... Though guys and small posts ! I copied (6 years ago...) this photo from Wairarapa Museum of Art and History http://www.aratoi.org.nz/ but it's no longer online
Wairarapa Rugby Football Union in 1886… 
This photo was from Wairarapa Museum of Art and History http://www.aratoi.org.nz/ but it’s no longer online , Credit to Frederic Humbert (Paris, France) who spotted this a few years back , and had saved a copy…..

1886 MATCH RECORD
Played 3 – Won 1 – Lost 2 – Pts For 11 – Pts Agst 14

1. July 31 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs WELLINGTON, at Wellington
Lost 6 to 0

2. August 21 WairarapaRugbyLogo vs Wellington, at Greytown
Won 4 to 2
Wairarapa Scorers: H.Hounslow and E.Udy, tries
Referee: Mr.H.McIntyre (Wellington)

3. September 06 WairarapaRugbyLogovs  New South Wales, at Masterton.

Lost 5 to 6
Wairarapa Scorers: Jacob Baumber , try ; E.Udy , conversion
Referee: Mr.W.McKenzie (Masterton-Wairarapa)



1886 - Players

  Name   Position PL
Placeholder Francis Tully Forward 1
Placeholder John Bannister Forward 1
Placeholder Edmund Merrick Dew Whatman Forward 1
Placeholder Charles Udy Forward 1
Placeholder William Welch Forward 1
Placeholder Henry Hounslow Forward 1
Placeholder John Beard Forward 1
Placeholder Edwin William Udy Fullback 1
Placeholder Alexander Webster Forward 1
Placeholder Jacob Baumber Utility Back 1
Placeholder Alfred Valentine Udy Utility Back 1
Placeholder J.Roydhouse Fullback 1
Placeholder Charles Fairbrother Forward 1
Placeholder Walter Perry Utility Back 1
Placeholder Charles.J.Beard Forward 0
Placeholder Joseph .W.Perry Utility Back 0
Placeholder T.A.Ewen Forward 0
Placeholder George Humphries Forward 0
Placeholder Robert Kemble Utility Back 0
Placeholder William.E.I.Cliff Utility Back 0