|Born||June 18, 1910(1910-06-18),|
Stellarton, NS, CAN
|Pro Career||1934 – 1947|
Beaton joined the Richmond Hawks for their inaugural season in the English National League in 1934–35. Beaton became the captain of the Hawks and led them to second place in the 1935–36 season. During this season Beaton also finished as the league's top scorer and earned himself a position on the All-star B-team.
Beaton joined the Harringay Greyhounds for the 1937–38 season, where he was again the league's top scorer and he was named to the All-star A-teams in 1937–38 and 1939–40.
He was inducted to the British Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1950.
- Named Most Valuable Player in the Maritime Senior Hockey League in 1933.
- Named to the Maritime Senior Hockey League All-star A Team in 1933.
- Named to the English National League All-star B Team in 1936.
- Named to the English National League All-star A Team in 1938 and 1940
- Inducted to the British Ice Hockey Hall of Fame in 1950.