Iorwerth Jones

Iorwerth Jones (3 April 1903 – 31 August 1983) was a Welsh rugby union, and professional rugby league footballer who played in the 1920s. He played representative level rugby union (RU) for Wales, and at club level for Llanelli RFC, as a number eight, and club level rugby league (RL) for Leeds.[1]

Iorwerth Jones
Personal information
Full nameIorwerth Jones
Born3 April 1903
Loughor, Wales
Died31 August 1983 (aged 80)
Penclawdd, Wales
Playing information
Rugby union
PositionNumber Eight
Years Team Pld T G FG P
≤1927–28 Llanelli RFC
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1927–28 Wales 5 0 0 0 0
Rugby league
Years Team Pld T G FG P
1928 Leeds


Jones was born in Loughor, Wales, and he died aged 80 in Penclawdd, Wales.

International HonoursEdit

Iorwerth Jones won caps for Wales (RU) while at Llanelli RFC in 1927 against Australia, and in 1928 against England, Scotland, Ireland, and France.[2]


  1. ^ Robert Gate (1986). "Gone North - Volume 1". R. E. Gate. ISBN 0-9511190-0-1
  2. ^ "Statistics at". 31 December 2011. Retrieved 1 January 2012.

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