Tie - Barbarians RFC

Object Id: 
0977
Description: 
Barbarianns RFC Tie
Info: 
The club website states: 'The club was formed in 1890 by a player from Blackheath, London, W P Carpmael. At that time the rugby season finished in March so he decided to invite a group of players to join him on an end-of-season tour to the North of England. This he saw as an opportunity to play with friends from various clubs who were normally opponents. It was such a success that he formed the Barbarian Football Club to continue touring on an informal basis and the first tour took place in December of that year playing Huddersfield and Bradford.'
Category: 
Object Status: 
On Loan to the CAC Collection
Owned By: 
David Allen
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