The Society

The Royal Clarence Hotel, Bridgwater, Somerset

The Royal Clarence Hotel, Bridgwater, Somerset

Birthplace of the world’s first rugby referees’ society

1st September 1889

Reproduced below is a copy of the minutes of the meeting of the Somerset county Football Club held at the Clarence Hotel, Bridgwater on the 18th September 1889.

Minutes of the first ever srrs meeting 1
Hand writen minutes of first ever meeting