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About Robert Cunliffe Gosling:
“A clever dribbler, very fast, tall, and weighing over 13 stone, he is not a man to be charged down. Most unselfish, too, he can take any position forward, and he always plays the game in a most sportsmanlike spirit.”
(Lloyd’s Weekly News: September 22, 1895)

Born: June 15, 1868: Hassobury, Farnham (Essex), England.
Passed away: April 8, 1922: Hassobury, Farnham (Essex), England.
Funeral: April 13, 1922: Farnham (Essex), England.

Position: Outside right.

Height: (6ft. 0lb);
Weight: (12st. 2lb.).

Eton College.
Cambridge University: 1887.
Old Etonians.
** In his will he left £645,878.

England A 5-2: (v. Wales: March 5, 1892; v. Scotland: April 1, 1893 ‘1g’; v. Wales: March 12, 1894 ‘1g’; v. Wales: March 18, 1895; v. Scotland: April 6, 1895).

Lloyd’s Weekly News: September 22, 1895.


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