W.G.Grace, Glos, Eng, (1869-1904) - Hand Written Letter Dated 13 Dec 1906, Penned on official London County Cricket Club, Crystal Palace Headed Notepaper - Rare Collectable or Investment

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W.G.Grace Hand Written Letter 1906, - Rare Collectable or Investment
W.G.Grace Hand Written Letter 13 Dec 1906, good condition Penned on official notepaper London County Cricket Club, Crystal Palace This rare letter is in good condition it has a fold in the centre as shown in images where it was originally folded for posting some 106 years ago. Full name William Gilbert Grace Born 18 July 1848 Downend, near Bristol, England Died 23 October 1915 (aged 67) Mottingham, Kent, England Nickname W.G., The Doctor, The Champion, The Big 'Un, The Old Man Batting style right-handed batsman (RHB) Bowling style right arm medium (RM; roundarm style) Role all-rounder Relations E. M. Grace, Fred Grace (brothers), Walter Gilbert (cousin) International information National side England Test debut (cap 24) 6 September 1880 v Australia Last Test 1 June 1899 v Australia Domestic team information Years Team 1869–1904 MCC 1870–1899 Gloucestershire 1900–1904 London County Career statistics Competition Tests FC[a] Matches 22 878 (870) Runs scored 1,098 54,896 (54,211) Batting average 32.29 39.55 (39.45) 100s/50s 2/5 126/254 (124/251) Top score 170 344 (344) Balls bowled 666 126,157 (124,833) Wickets 9 2,864+12 (2,809) Bowling average 26.22 17.99 (18.14) 5 wickets in innings 0 246 (240) 10 wickets in match 0 66 (64) Best bowling 2/12 10/49 (10/49) Catches/stumpings 39/– 887/5 (876/5) Source:CricketArchives
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