Dicky Rothwell

OVERALL STATISTICS

BIRTHAGESIGNED ONFROM
10-02-1874
N/A
Date unknown.
Wigan
DEBUTLAST MATCHLEFT
23-01-1904 v Holbeck
Salford
1907-
CAREERAPPEARANCES (SUBS)
1903-1907
36 (0)
TRIESGOALSDGOALSPTS
7
2
0
25

BIOGRAPHY

Dicky Rothwell by Alex Service

Richard Rothwell made 68 appearances in three seasons for Wigan, scoring 10 tries and kicking 28 goals before his transfer to St. Helens. A scrum-half who made his debut against Holbeck on 23rd January 1904, Richard made 16 appearances in his first season for the St.Helens club and scored a try and also kicked a goal. Universally known as Dicky, he worked in the Borough Councilís Cleansing Department. He also worked at a later date for the LMS Railway Company, where he was Foreman and Supervisor in the goods yard at Radcliffe.

He enjoyed a particularly successful campaign in 1904-05, when he made 16 appearances and scored five tries. Dicky does not appear for the First Team in 1905-06, made 3 appearances in 1906-07 and a solitary one in 1907-08. The 1939 Census finds Dicky living in Park Street, Radcliffe. It is believed that Dicky died at Jericho Hospital, Bury, at the age of 65 on 3rd December 1939.

SEASON STATISTICS

Season (Official Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
1903~04 1 1 0 16
1904~055 1 0 16
1906~071 0 0 3
1907~08 0 0 0 1
TOTALS:7 2 0 36
Season (Other Matches)TriesGoalsDGoalsMatches
TOTALS:

ALL MATCHES

DatePosOpponentsCompSeasonVenueFTFTOTGDGNPS**
23rd Jan 1904 W 7 Holbeck L 1903~04 H 10 0 VIEW
30th Jan 1904 W 7 Normanton L 1903~04 A 8 6 VIEW
22nd Feb 1904 W 6 Rochdale Hornets L 1903~04 H 6 0 VIEW
27th Feb 1904 L 6 Brighouse Rangers L 1903~04 A 0 3 VIEW
16th Mar 1904 W 6 Millom L 1903~04 A 3 0 1 VIEW
19th Mar 1904 W 6 Bramley L 1903~04 H 21 2 1 VIEW
1st Apr 1904 W 6 Widnes SWLL 1903~04 A 8 4 VIEW
2nd Apr 1904 D 6 Runcorn SWLL 1903~04 A 3 3 VIEW
4th Apr 1904 L 6 Warrington SWLL 1903~04 A 3 19 VIEW
9th Apr 1904 W 6 Castleford L 1903~04 H 31 3 VIEW
13th Apr 1904 W 6 Lancaster L 1903~04 A 12 2 VIEW
16th Apr 1904 L 6 Rochdale Hornets L 1903~04 A 0 5 VIEW
21st Apr 1904 W 6 Pontefract L 1903~04 H 19 0 VIEW
23rd Apr 1904 W 6 Lancaster L 1903~04 H 35 2 VIEW
30th Apr 1904 W 6 South Shields L 1903~04 H 23 0 VIEW
14th May 1904 W 6 Holbeck LPO 1903~04 N 7 0 VIEW
3rd Sep 1904 L 7 Oldham L 1904~05 H 4 10 VIEW
10th Sep 1904 L 7 Wigan L 1904~05 H 7 11 1 VIEW
8th Oct 1904 L 7 Batley L 1904~05 A 10 20 VIEW
12th Nov 1904 W 6 Wakefield Trinity L 1904~05 H 5 0 VIEW
24th Dec 1904 W 6 Runcorn L 1904~05 H 9 5 VIEW
26th Dec 1904 D 6 Warrington L 1904~05 H 0 0 VIEW
31st Dec 1904 L 6 Oldham L 1904~05 A 3 13 VIEW
7th Jan 1905 L 6 Wigan L 1904~05 A 3 15 VIEW
11th Jan 1905 W 6 Halifax L 1904~05 H 14 5 2 VIEW
14th Jan 1905 W 6 Swinton L 1904~05 H 5 3 1 VIEW
21st Jan 1905 L 6 Broughton Rangers L 1904~05 H 6 8 VIEW
28th Jan 1905 L 6 Hull K.R. L 1904~05 A 3 6 VIEW
4th Feb 1905 W 6 Batley L 1904~05 H 4 0 1 VIEW
18th Feb 1905 L 6 Widnes L 1904~05 H 5 7 1 VIEW
25th Feb 1905 L 6 Salford L 1904~05 A 2 19 VIEW
18th Mar 1905 L 7 Broughton Rangers CC2 1904~05 A 0 18 VIEW
2nd Feb 1907 L 6 Broughton Rangers L 1906~07 A 11 27 1 VIEW
29th Mar 1907 L 6 Wigan L 1906~07 A 2 24 VIEW
30th Mar 1907 W 6 Liverpool City L 1906~07 H 68 0 VIEW
21st Sep 1907 L 6 Salford L 1907~08 A 2 21 VIEW
*Unofficial Match. **Non Playing Sub.

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