Edward Longden

DOB: 17 October 1856
Died: 8 December 1924

From: Geelong College/Geelong

1874 to 1882 VFA player who originally retired due to a hip injury before returning. He had also played for Geelong in 1873 and 1874.

Brother of Frank Longden and Arthur Longden. He also acted as Secretary and Treasurer.

In September 1878 he had his nose broken while playing in a game between current and former Geelong College pupils. Selected in an 1880 Victorian state team.

Retired at the end of 1882 and moved to Sydney. Played in an 1898 old players game.

Pre-VFL Players

Geelong Advertiser - 07/09/1878
Weekly Times - 07/05/1881
Australasian - 17/07/1880, 28/02/1925

Geelong College profile

Created by Supermercado. Last Modification: Tuesday 13 February 2024 13:52:02 AEDT by Supermercado. (Version 6)

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