1961 – 1980

COLIN DIXON

  1. Born 3rd December 1943, died 21st June 1993.
  2. 1961 – 1968.
  3. Debut 30th August 1961.
  4. Last match 14th December 1968.
  5. Appearances 245 Points 219.
  6. GB, Wales and Other Nationalities (County matches).
  7. Hx Player of the Year 1964/5, 1966/7.
  8. Sold to Salford for then World Record Fee – £12000 cash plus Mike Kelly (combined value £15000).
  9. Total career appearances Hx, Salford and Hull KR came to 738, only beaten by four players in entire RL History.

TERRY FOGERTY

      1. Born 29th June 1944.
      2. 1961 – 1973.
      3. Debut 25th March 1961.
      4. Last match 8th September 1963.
      5. Appearances 298 Points 197.
      6. GB, Commonwealth XIII and Lancashire.
      7. First winner of Harry Sunderland Trophy for M-o-M in Championship Final, 22nd May 1965.

RONNIE JAMES

      1. 1961 – 1971.
      2. Debut 25th March 1961.
      3. Last match 14th November 1971.
      4. Appearances 372 Points 2191.
      5. Commonwealth XIII.
      6. Record Points/Goals in a Career.
      7. Played in all 44 games 1962/3.
      8. Kicked over 100 goals in a season on four occasions.

KEN ROBERTS

      1. 1963 – 1967.
      2. Debut 24th August 1963.
      3. Last match 27th January 1967.
      4. Appearances 127 Points 18.
      5. GB(10) and Lancashire.
      6. Only Karl Harrison has more GB caps.
      7. Missed Yorkshire Cup Final 2nd November 1963, due to suspension.
      8. February 1967 transferred to Bradford Northern in exchange for Stan Fearnley.

MICK SCOTT

      1. Born 23rd September 1954.
      2. 1974 – 1991.
      3. Debut 20th October 1974.
      4. Last match 12th May 1991 (2nd Division Premiership Final).
      5. Appearances 306 Points 202.
      6. Player of the Season 1976/7.
      7. Inaugural winner of Tetley Trophy for consistency 1979/80 (internal award).
      8. Player, captain, coach (First, ‘A’, and Academy) and manager of club lottery.

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