First match versus Elswick (now Northern) at Hexham on 30th Dec 1876 (Tynedale won by a goal and two tries to nil)
In 1877 six other local teams merged with Tynedale - Hexham Excelsior, Heart of all England, Hexham Wanderers, Tynedale Rovers, Parkend Rangers and Hexham Violets.
In 1880 Tynedale became one of the six founder members of the Northumberland Rugby Union.
On Whit Monday, May 21st 1894, Tynedale hosted the first ever seven-a-side tournament in England.
Moved from Dene Park, Hexham to present ground in 1976.
After league rugby began in 1987 Tynedale remained in Thwaites North Divison Onefor 13 years until they emphatically gained promotion in season 1999-2000, winning all 22 league matches and setting a new league record.
Have appeared in 37 Northumberland Senior Cup Finals, winning the cup on 23 occasions.