Full name: Robert Hamilton Lindsay-Watson
Born: October 4, 1886 in Hawick, Scottish Borders, Great Britain
Died: January 26, 1956 in Hawick, Scottish Borders, Great Britain
Affiliations: University of Cambridge, Cambridge (GBR)
Country: Great Britain
Robert Lindsay-Watson represented Cambridge vs. Oxford in the hammer (1907-09) and in 1908 placed third at the AAA Championships. Although he failed to win a blue at rugby football he was capped as a winger by Scotland in 1909 and contributed a try in the 9-3 defeat of Ireland. He also represented Cambridge at billiards in 1908. On leaving Cambridge, he joined the family tweed manufacturing business.
Personal Bests: HT – 45.36 (148-10) (1909).
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