Club Captain : Elwyn Watkins
Playing Record : P43, W22, D1, L20, Pts for 431, Pts against 381.
Leading Try Scorer : Roy Jones 16
Leading Points Scorer : Dai Parker 49
Capped v England : Rowe Harding, Howell John
Capped v Scotland : Rowe Harding, Howell John
Capped v France : Rowe Harding, Howell John
Capped v Ireland : Rowe Harding, Howell John
Back Row L to R: Joe Grey, Jack Rees, Roger King, J H John, D R Jenkins, Dia Parker.
2nd RowL to R: Lewis Jones (Treas.),Ben Jones, Bert Palmer (Sec.), E A H Jones, G Grimshaw, M Price, W Clement, Rees Evans, E Long, Bob Dowdle (trainer), Tom Harry,(Com).
Sitting L to R: R H R Lloyd (Com.), D P Manley, Bruce Barter, W Faull, J E Watkins, (Capt.), D B Evans, D Hopkins, W Roberts, W H Evans (Com.).
On Ground L to R: Sid Davies, Roy Jones (vice-capt.), W J Trew Jnr.
Inset Left: L Perkins, Inset Right: G White. (Club Archive)
Wales team v France 5th march 1927
Back Row (L to R): W H Jackson (Referee – England), J J Burns (Cardiff), J H John (Swansea), I E Jones (Llanelli), Watkin Thomas (Llanelli), T Arthur (Neath), E M Jenkins (Aberavon), H T Phillips (Newport), W A Williams, (Crymlin), J Jones (Touch judge).
Front Row (L to R): B O Male (Cardiff), G E Andrews (Newport), W H Lewis (London Welsh), Wick Powell [C], (London Welsh), Rowe Harding (Swansea), W G Morgan (Cambridge Univ.), J Roberts (Cardiff).
In the Cardiff mud Wales achieved their only win of the international season 25 – 7 against France. Rowe Harding and J H John represented the Swansea club in the side. (Photo Courtesy Howard Evans).
Swansea team v Maoris 1927
The swansea team that lost 11 – 6 to the New Zealand Maoris on October 23rd 1926 at St Helens:
Players: back Row (L to R): D R Jenkins, J H JOhn, Jack Rees, P C M Rice, Dai Parker, EddieLong, W Faull.
2nd Row (L to R): Bruce barter, D Hopkins, J E Watkins (C), ____, J Rees.
Front Row L to R): ____, Roy Jones, W J Trew Jnr. (Club Archive).