Full name Robert (Lionel) Seddon
Born circa 1860, Lancashire
Died August 15, 1888, W Maitland
Major teams England
|Test debut||Wales v England at Llanelli, Jan 8, 1887 match details|
|Last Test||England v Scotland at Manchester, Mar 5, 1887 match details|
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Bob Seddon played for England in 1887 and was chosen to captain what was the first British Lions side, a privately-arranged team, to Australia and New Zealand in 1888. However, he was tragically drowned while sculling on a river in New South Wales.