Harold Larwood England Full name Harold Larwood Born November 14, 1904, Nuncargate, Nottinghamshire Died July 22, 1995, Randwick, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (aged 90 years 250 days) Major teams England, Europeans (India), Nottinghamshire Batting style Right-hand bat Bowling style Right-arm fast Batting and fielding averages Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave 100 50 6s Ct St Tests 21 28 3 485 98 19.40 0 2 2 15...
William Gilbert "W. G." Grace, MRCS, LRCP (18 July 1848 – 23 October 1915) was an English amateur cricketer who was important in the development of the sport and is widely considered one of its greatest-ever players. Universally known as "W. G.", he played first-class cricket for a record-equalling 44 seasons, from 1865 to 1908, during which he captained England, Gloucestershire, the Gentlemen, Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), the United South of England Eleven (USEE) and several other teams...
John Auger Dixon. Nottinghamshire 1882-1905. Single page note handwritten in ink from Dixon, dated 3rd September 1889. Nicely signed 'J.A. Dixon'. Light horizontal fold, small adhesive marks to verso, otherwise in good condition. Sold with a sepia photograph of Dixon, seated half length wearing cap and blazer. The photograph laid down to tightly trimmed album page with creasing.
Rare boating blazer memorabilia with matching cap, probably Guard's Boating Club, late 19th century, labelled Farrell & Sons, Camberley The first gentlemen’s boat clubs were those formed by the schools of Eton and Westminster in the late eighteenth century…… The ad hoc arrangements at the schools became organised into school boat clubs in 1813 at Westminster and 1816 at Eton...