Cap - Wales 1897 Trial

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Awarded to Jack Elliot
John "Jack" E. Elliot played 176 Ist XV matches for Cardiff between 1892/93 and 1898/99 and captained the side 1896/97
In the December 1897 Wales trial match Elliot played for the East team alongside Cardiff teams mates - William “Pussy” Jones; John “Hockey” Driscoll; Robert “Bob” Jones; Tom Dobson and George Dobson.
Elliot also played for Glamorgan County and was capped 3 times by Wales, as centre against Ireland in 1894 (in an all Cardiff three quarter line-up) and at outside-half against England and Ireland in 1898.
He played for Llandaff before joining Cardiff and served on the Cardiff Committee for several years.
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CAC Collection

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