Perthshire Rugby

Perthshire Rugby

Perthshire Rugby Football Club, formerly known as Perthshire Academicals was founded in 1868. It is one of the oldest rugby clubs in Scotland. Perthshire was a consistently successful club in the 3rd Division of the old National League in Scotland until recently. Over the seasons 2003/2004, 2004/2005 and 2005/2006, the club has gained promotion every year. The 2006/2007 season saw the club play in the BT Premiership Division Three for the first time.

Perthshire has provided Scottish internationalist with the first being Dr R W Irvine and Dr Charles Reid during the 1880s. Welsh captain J A G William played for the club in the early 1950’s. Jimmy Greenwood was the clubs last international cap. He toured South Africa with the British and Irish Lions in 1955.

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League Tables

BT National League » BT National League 3

1 Lasswade RFC 16 63
2 Dumfries Saints RFC 16 62
3 Preston Lodge RFC 15 55
4 West of Scotland FC 16 54
5 RHC RFC 17 52
6 East Kilbride RFC 14 37
7 Irvine RFC 15 35
8 Perthshire RFC 15 30
9 Hawick YM RFC 15 24
10 Dunfermline RFC 16 19
11 Dalziel RFC 14 17
12 Murrayfield Wanderers FC 15 6

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