John Thompson McEldowney (26 October 1947 – 17 June 2012) was a New Zealand rugby union player. A prop, McEldowney represented Taranaki at a provincial level, and was a member of the New Zealand national side, the All Blacks, in 1976 and 1977. He played 10 matches for the All Blacks including two internationals.
|Birth name||John Thompson McEldowney|
|Date of birth||26 October 1947|
|Place of birth||New Plymouth, New Zealand|
|Date of death||17 June 2012 (aged 64)|
|Place of death||New Plymouth, New Zealand|
|Height||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)|
|Weight||104 kg (229 lb)|
|School||New Plymouth Boys' High School|
|Rugby union career|
|All Black No.||
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- ^ Knight, Lindsay. "John McEldowney". New Zealand Rugby Union. Retrieved 27 November 2014.