The Old Almondburians' Society
The Old Almondburians
The Rugby Team in 1878
Rev Thomas Newton - a talented amateur actor and rugby enthusiast - became Headmaster in 1876. This photograph, taken in 1878, shows the School Fifteen; it included Newton's son Arthur and two of his nephews. Later the same year, Newton moved on to become vicar of Shepley.
(Back row): Hartley Harrison; W Haigh; Henry Brownrigg; Rev F Marshall; C E LHulbert; W Taylor; Turner

(Standing): Hellewell; Hallas; Hirst; A Newton; Shaw; Biltcliffe; Carter; Taylor; R Newton

(Sitting): Morgan; Brown; Wilson; E Newton; Thomas; Dowell

Rugby team