Where rugby was born – The Week Magazine

Where rugby was born – The Week Magazine
Where rugby was bornThe Week MagazineThe common story of rugby's birth goes something like this, as recounted on the plaque below: In 1823, a local boy named William Webb Ellis, with a "fine disregard for the rules of football as played in his time, first took the ball in his arms and ran …and more »
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Where rugby was born – The Week Magazine