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Height and weight of the Liverpool players 1896-97


December 21, 1896
Questions and answers to correspondents:
1)The internationals are McQueen, Neill, Latta, Becton, and Geary. McCowie is a junior international.
2) The height and weight of some of the Liverpool players are:
David Hannah, 168 cm. and 70 kilos (5ft. 6 ½in. and 11st.);
Frank Becton, 170 cm. and 72 kilos (5ft. 7in. and 11st. 4lb.);
Jimmy Ross, 168 cm. and 73 kilos (5ft. 6 ½in. and 11st. 5lb.;
John Holmes, 180 cm. and 78 kilos (5ft. 11in. and 12st. 4lb.);
John McCartney, 173 cm. and 76 kilos (5ft. 8in. and 12st.);
Joe McQue, 178 cm. and 79 kilos (5ft. 10in. and 12st. 6lb.);
Malcolm McVean, 170 cm. and 70 kilos (5ft. 7in. and 11st.);
Harry Bradshaw, 165 cm. and 66 kilos (5ft. 5in. and 10st. 6lb.);
Matt McQueen, 170 cm. and 67 kilos (5ft. 7in. and 10st. 7lb.);
Thomas Cleghorn, 165 cm. and 70 kilos (5ft. 5in. and 11st.).
(Source: Athletic News: December 21, 1896)

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