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Apperley, Charles James [pseud. Nimrod] (1778-1843), writer on sport

Norman Gash

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/594
Apperley, Charles James [pseud. Nimrod] (1778-1843), writer on sport

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Apperley, Charles James [pseud. Nimrod] (1778-1843), writer on sport, was born on 22 July 1778 at Plasgronow, near Wrexham, Denbighshire, the second son and the fourth of eight children of Thomas Apperley (1730-1814) and his wife, Anne, daughter of the Welsh poet the Revd William Wynn of Llangynhafal, near Ruthin. ...

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