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cricket

Nicholas J. Bryars and J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 764 words.

As with most games, cricket was played in a primitive form many years before rules were drawn up, and some

cricket

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 764 words.

As with most games, cricket was played in a primitive form many years before rules were drawn up, and some

Lord's cricket ground

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 62 words.

home of the Marylebone Cricket Club and of the Middlesex County Cricket Club, was opened in 1787 by Thomas Lord

Lord's cricket ground

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 62 words.

home of the Marylebone Cricket Club and of the Middlesex County Cricket Club, was opened in 1787 by Thomas Lord...

Lord's cricket ground

J. A. Cannon.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 72 words.

home of the Marylebone Cricket Club and of the Middlesex County Cricket Club, was opened in 1787 by Thomas Lord

Marylebone Cricket Club

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 56 words.

The world's premier cricket club. The MCC was founded in 1787 by a group of noblemen and based at Thomas

Marylebone Cricket Club

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 58 words.

The world's premier cricket club. The MCC was founded in 1787 by a group of noblemen and based at Thomas ...

Marylebone Cricket Club

Richard A. Smith.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 109 words.

The world's premier cricket club. The MCC was founded in 1787 by a group of noblemen headed by the earl

Marylebone Cricket Club

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

The world's premier cricket club. The MCC was founded in 1787 by a group of noblemen and based at Thomas Lord's ground in Dorset Square, London. It replaced the Hambledon Cricket Club as...

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Marylebone Cricket Club

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 110 words.

The world’s premier cricket club. The MCC was founded in 1787 by a group of noblemen headed by the earl

cricket

John Cannon.

in A Dictionary of British History

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 404 words.

is not mentioned in James I's Book of Sports (1617) but was certainly well developed before the end

cricket

John Cannon and Robert Crowcroft.

in A Dictionary of British History

P ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 407 words.

is not mentioned in James I's Book of Sports (1617) but was certainly well developed before the end of the century. An eleven‐a‐side match for 50 guineas was played in Sussex in ...

Lord’s cricket ground

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 73 words.

home of the Marylebone Cricket Club and of the Middlesex County Cricket Club, was opened in 1787 by Thomas Lord

Shorter notice. The Imperial Game. Cricket, Culture and Society. Brian Stoddart, Keith A P Sandiford (eds)

F Field.

in The English Historical Review

September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 0 words.

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Start of Play: Cricket and Culture in Eighteenth-Century England, David Underdown

N. L. Tranter.

in The English Historical Review

April 2001; p ublished online April 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: British History; World History; European History; International History. 0 words.

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Sport and Identity: The Case of Yorkshire County Cricket Club, 1890–1939

DAVE RUSSELL.

in Twentieth Century British History

January 1996 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945); Contemporary History (Post 1945); British History. 0 words.

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Lord's

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

A cricket ground in St John's Wood, north London, headquarters since 1814 of the Marylebone Cricket Club (MCC), named after the cricketer Thomas Lord (1755–1832).

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Lynedoch, Thomas Graham, 1st Baron (1748–1843)

Richard A. Smith.

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 167 words.

(1748–1843).

General. On 3 September 1785 Graham participated in the first cricket match to be played in Scotland.

Lynedoch, Thomas Graham, 1st Baron (1748–1843)

in The Oxford Companion to British History

P ublished online January 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: British History. 168 words.

General. On 3 September 1785 Graham participated in the first cricket match to be played in Scotland. After the death

Malcolm Denzil Marshall

Overview page. Subjects: British History.

(1958–1999).

Barbadian and English county cricketer. Marshall was born and grew up in Barbados, where he first developed his love for cricket at St Giles' Boys' School. He later...

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