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Arthur Lowder

Wolverhampton Wanderers FC

1 appearance, 0 goals

P 1 W 1 D 0 L 0 F 4: A 1
100% successful

1889-90

disciplined: none
captaincies:
none
minutes played:
90

Profile

Full name Arthur Lowder
Born 11 February 1863 in Tattenhall Road, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire [registered in Wolverhampton, March 1863].
Attended St Luke's School, Blakenhall.

Census Notes

According to the 1871 census, Arthur is the sixth of nine children to Joseph and Caroline and they all live at 17 Dudley Road in Wolverhampton. His father is a coach trimmer.

According to the 1881 census, Arthur is a tin plate worker and remains at home with his parents, his father is still a coach trimmer. Arthur is now the fourth eldest of the eight children living at The Firs, in Lower Villiers Street in Wolverhampton.

According to the 1891 census, Arthur is a licensed victualler, now married to Fanny, he has a stepson, George, and his own daughter, Florence. They live at The Woolpack, at 55 Snow Hill in Wolverhampton.

According to the 1901 census, Arthur is still married with three more children, Ida, Charles and May. He remains a licensed victualler, but is also a cab proprietor. With two servants, they live at The Swans Inn, in the Market Place, Brewood in Cannock.

According to the 1911 census, Arthur is a hotel manager, and with his wife and one of his children, and his stepson, they live at 10 Church Street in Wolverhampton.

Married to Fanny Florence Humphreys [registered in Wolverhampton, September 1888].
Died 4 January 1926 in Taunton, aged 62 years 327 days [registered in Taunton, March 1926].
He was in a British Military Hospital in Cologne, Germany in late 1924, recovering from a serious illness.
Height/Weight 5' 8", 10st. 6lbs [1889]. 5' 5" [Patrick Talbot].

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990], Patrick Talbot's White Shirt, Black Country & FindMyPast.com

Club Career

Club(s) Played schoolboy football in Wolverhampton. He joined Wolverhampton Wanderers FC in 1882 until late 1891, when injury forced his retirement.
Club honours FA Cup runners-up 1888-89;
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Source

Douglas Lammings' An English Football Internationalist Who's Who [1990].

England Career

Player number One of five who became the 152nd player (153) to appear for England.
Position(s) Half-back
Only match No. 35, 23 February 1889, England 4 Wales 1, a British Championship match at Victoria Ground, Stoke-upon-Trent, aged 26 years 12 days.
Major tournaments British Championship 1888-89
Team honours None
Individual honours None
Distinctions None

Beyond England

Was a coach in France & Norway in the 1920's. He returned to the Midlands and later becoming Chairman of Brewood Parish Council in 1924 for two years. - An English Football Internationalists' Who's Who. Douglas Lamming (1990). Hatton Press, p.160./White Shirt Black Country. Patrick Talbot (2004). Black Country Society, p.40

 

Arthur Lowder - Career Statistics
Squads Apps Comp.
Apps
Mins. Goals Goals Av.min Comp.
Goals
Capt. Disc.
4 1 1 90 0 0 min 0 None None
Due to the fact that many matches rarely stuck to exactly ninety minutes long, allowing time for injuries, errors and substitutions.  The minutes here given can only ever be a guideline and cannot therefore be accurate, only an approximation.

 

Arthur Lowder - Match Record - All Matches - By Type of Match
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts % W/L
Home - British Championship 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Arthur Lowder - Match Record - Tournament Matches
British Championship Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1888-89 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All Competition
Type P W D L F A GD FTS CS FAv AAv Pts% W/L
BC 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1
All 1 1 0 0 4 1 +4 0 0 4.00 1.00 100.0 +1

 

Arthur Lowder - Match History
 Club: Wolverhampton Wanderers F.C. - 1 full cap

Coach: F.A. International Select Committee - 1 full capx

Age 26
1 35 23 February 1889 - England 4 Wales 1, Victoria Ground, Stoke-upon-Trent BC HW Start ch
- 36 2 March 1889 - England 6 Ireland 1, Anfield Road, Liverpool HW withdrew
Age 27
- 38 15 March 1890 - Ireland 1 England 9, Ulster Cricket Ground, Ballynafeigh Park, Belfast BC AW reserve
- 38 15 March 1890 - Wales 1 England 3, The Racecourse, Mold Road, Wrexham AW reserve

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