Essendon Playing List for 1956

(compare with the other club lists for 1956)

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 1956 Goals 1956 Votes 1956 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Jack Clarke 14 Jul 33 22yr 175cm 78kg 16 10 10
2 Stan Booth 3 Dec 33 22yr 173cm 70kg 17 21 0
3 John Gill 19 Apr 32 24yr 193cm 95kg 14 11 8
4 Fred Lynch 10 May 36 19yr 182cm 85kg 6 0 2
5 Bob Suter 9 Jun 28 27yr 173cm 76kg 2 0 0
6 Doug Dench 29 Jan 30 26yr 174cm 75kg 9 0 0
7 Bill Hutchison 28 Apr 23 32yr 174cm 70kg 15 30 9
8 Ray Lalor 30 Aug 36 19yr 173cm 73kg 6 2 0
9 Greg Sewell 30 Jun 33 22yr 179cm 75kg 18 2 2
12 Morton Diston 28 May 36 19yr 185cm 80kg 7 0 0
13 Fred Gallagher 1 Jan 31 25yr 183cm 83kg 18 0 1
14 Jim Heenan 19 May 30 25yr 173cm 76kg 18 0 0
15 Bob Taylor 11 May 31 24yr 179cm 76kg 7 1 0
16 Alan Dale 14 Nov 29 26yr 177cm 78kg 16 1 7
16 Graham Willey 19 Jul 33 22yr 188cm 89kg 16 33 0
17 Max Nixon 24 Dec 31 24yr 183cm 81kg 6 1 2
18 Reg Burgess 6 Aug 34 21yr 175cm 72kg 17 3 0 Apsley
19 Doug Bigelow 17 Jul 28 27yr 184cm 96kg 17 2 4
20 Jim Carstairs 31 Aug 29 26yr 187cm 87kg 11 6 0
21 Jack Knowles 2 Feb 32 24yr 183cm 78kg 16 0 0
22 Jeff Gamble 24 May 35 20yr 191cm 80kg 13 4 1
23 Jack Harrington 26 Jun 30 25yr 183cm 87kg 11 3 0
24 Robert Fox 2 Nov 31 24yr 189cm 79kg 15 8 0 Yea
25 Roy McConnell 21 Aug 27 28yr 188cm 76kg 12 0 0
28 Warren Prest 9 Dec 32 23yr 187cm 85kg 1 0 0
29 Jack Clarkson 28 Feb 35 21yr 173cm 71kg 2 1 0
30 Geoff Leek 18 Feb 32 24yr 194cm 96kg 15 7 3 Northcote HS
31 Hugh Mitchell 22 Nov 34 21yr 183cm 80kg 18 16 1
32 Don Carmichael 3 Mar 37 19yr 180cm 78kg 5 0 0
33 John Towner 19 Nov 33 22yr 183cm 75kg 10 1 0
34 Mal Pascoe 31 Mar 33 23yr 180cm 85kg 17 13 3
35 Bob Shearman 14 Sep 39 16yr 178cm 82kg 2 1 1