Essendon Playing List for 1961

(compare with the other club lists for 1961)

# Player DOB Age Height Weight Games Prior Goals Prior Votes Prior Games 1961 Goals 1961 Votes 1961 Original Club Drafted Honours
1 Jack Clarke 14 Jul 33 27yr 175cm 78kg 12 14 5
2 Terry Rodgers 25 Jan 43 18yr 180cm 76kg 5 3 0
3 Bob Dunlop 8 Dec 35 25yr 192cm 89kg 8 8 2
4 Col Hebbard 10 Nov 36 24yr 177cm 73kg 18 2 5
5 David Shaw 29 Oct 38 22yr 183cm 79kg 15 1 0
6 Geoff Gosper 11 May 40 20yr 175cm 78kg 5 1 0
8 Ron Evans 7 Jul 39 21yr 188cm 78kg 10 21 0
9 Greg Sewell 30 Jun 33 27yr 179cm 75kg 18 0 3
10 Ian Shelton 24 Feb 40 21yr 185cm 87kg 15 1 7
11 John Birt 29 Jan 37 24yr 174cm 69kg 17 31 9 Ballarat Clarendon College
12 Barry Capuano 26 Nov 40 20yr 175cm 73kg 18 5 1
14 Russell Blew 7 Nov 41 19yr 178cm 71kg 16 3 1
15 Alby Murdoch 18 Jan 35 26yr 170cm 67kg 10 5 0
16 Graham Leydin 21 Mar 40 21yr 173cm 67kg 2 0 0
17 George Moloney 29 Sep 39 21yr 178cm 74kg 10 10 0
18 Graeme Beissel 25 Aug 41 19yr 183cm 80kg 8 0 4
19 John Somerville 8 Dec 39 21yr 188cm 79kg 10 8 0
20 Ted Fordham 3 May 40 20yr 185cm 86kg 10 3 0
22 Ken Forge 7 Apr 42 19yr 189cm 84kg 7 0 0
23 Ken Fraser 17 Feb 40 21yr 187cm 80kg 18 14 8
24 Don McKenzie 23 Mar 39 22yr 188cm 85kg 14 3 0
25 Ken Timms 23 Jul 38 22yr 188cm 79kg 18 3 0
26 Alf King 25 Sep 41 19yr 175cm 78kg 5 5 0
28 Alec Epis 27 Aug 37 23yr 182cm 89kg 13 0 3
29 Ken Peucker 2 Feb 35 26yr 173cm 73kg 1 0 0
30 Geoff Leek 18 Feb 32 29yr 194cm 96kg 17 1 4 Northcote HS
31 Hugh Mitchell 22 Nov 34 26yr 183cm 80kg 17 33 6
32 Barry Davis 15 Sep 43 17yr 185cm 87kg 17 14 1
34 Brian Sampson 15 Feb 41 20yr 192cm 85kg 11 0 0
36 Paul Doran 22 Nov 39 21yr 187cm 76kg 13 20 2
41 John Welsh 5 Jan 38 23yr 183cm 79kg 2 0 0