Photograph, Edendale Rugby Football Club 1947; Campbell's Studios; 1947; WY.1995...


Photograph, Edendale Rugby Football Club 1947

About this object

This is a photograph of Edendale Rugby Football Club 3rd Grade Team, taken in 1949. They were the winners of the Ensign cup which is sitting in front of them. It is interesting to note the many different styles of rugby jerseys worn.

The players and coaches are:

Back row: B. Phelan, James Patrick McCaughan, B. Dallas, B. Smith.

Second Row: J. Mawdsley, (Coach) R. Gibson, N. Ward, K. Telfer, J. Tither, a. Melvin, R. McDonald, (Coach).

Front Row: N. Young, M. Duncan, H. Dempster, (Vice-Captain) J. Muir, (Captain) R. McDonald, G. Spencer.

Absent: J. Waddell, C. Heads, R. Ballantyne.

Place Made

Oceania, New Zealand, South Island, Southland, Edendale


Campbell's Studios

Maker Role


Date Made


Inscription and Marks

Front yellow sticker lower right corner of photo
Typed in bold print on the card
'Edendale Football Club 3rd Grade Team.'
'Winners of Ensign Cup 1947'
Below the photo on the right is the makers name
'Campbell's Studio'
On the reverse of the photo on the upper left in black
'WY 95 73'
'Z 4A'
Added in pencil on lower right


h 250 mm x w 310 mm



Object Type


Subject and Association Keywords

People and Families (including births, weddings, deaths)

Subject and Association Keywords

Clubs, Groups and Societies

Subject and Association Keywords

Sport and Leisure

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, photographic paper
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

Object number



Orphaned work

Project Ark Team 06 Mar 2020 01:36 AM,UTC

Thanks Leisa! :) We have added in James' full name.

Leisa Taylor 28 Jan 2020 04:02 AM,UTC

J McCaughan is James Patrick McCaughan (second from left in back row).

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