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Balls Park in Hertford is a Grade I Listed mid-17th-century house.
Bishop's Stortford is a historic market town and civil parish in Hertfordshire, England.
Brunton Memorial Ground is a cricket ground at Radlett in Hertfordshire.
Inter-county cricket matches are known to have been played since the early 18th century, involving teams that are representative of the historic counties of England and Wales.
Cricket is a bat-and-ball game played between two teams of eleven players each on a cricket field, at the centre of which is a rectangular pitch with a target at each end called the wicket (a set of three wooden stumps upon which two bails sit).
Cricket Field Lane is a cricket ground in Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire.
Donald Bryce Carr OBE (28 December 1926 – 12 June 2016) was an English cricketer who played for Derbyshire from 1946 to 1967, for Oxford University from 1948 to 1951, and twice for England in 1951/52.
England is a country that is part of the United Kingdom.
The England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) is the governing body of cricket in England and Wales.
Epping Forest is a area of ancient woodland between Epping in the north and Wanstead in the south, straddling the border between Greater London and Essex.
Essex county cricket teams have been traced back to the 18th century but the county's involvement in cricket goes back much further than that.
First-class cricket is an official classification of the highest-standard international or domestic matches in the sport of cricket.
Gerald Arthur Smithson (1 November 1926 – 6 September 1970) was an English cricketer who played in two Tests for England in 1947–48.
Hertford is the county town of Hertfordshire, England, and is also a civil parish in the East Hertfordshire district of the county.
Hertfordshire (often abbreviated Herts) is a county in southern England, bordered by Bedfordshire to the north, Cambridgeshire to the north-east, Essex to the east, Buckinghamshire to the west and Greater London to the south.
Cricket must have reached Hertfordshire by the end of the 17th century.
The historic counties of England are areas that were established for administration by the Normans, in many cases based on earlier kingdoms and shires created by the Anglo-Saxons and others.
Ian Charter MacLaurin, Baron MacLaurin of Knebworth (born 30 March 1937) is a British businessman, who has been chairman of Vodafone and chairman and chief executive of Tesco.
Rollo John Oliver Meyer (15 March 1905 – 9 March 1991), known generally as 'Jack', and at Millfield mainly as 'Boss', was an English educationalist who founded Millfield School (1935) and Millfield Preparatory School (1946) in Somerset; he was also an all-round sportsman who played cricket at first-class level in both England and in India.
John Donald Carr (born 15 June 1963) is an English cricket executive.
Jonathan Payn Fellows-Smith (born 3 February 1932 in Durban, Natal, died 28 September 2013) was a South African cricketer who played in four Tests in 1960.
List A cricket is a classification of the limited-overs (one-day) form of the sport of cricket.
The purpose of this list is to identify all historically significant English cricket clubs and teams which played in matches that had either important or first-class status.
The original London Cricket Club was formed by 1722 and was one of the foremost clubs in English cricket over the next four decades, holding important match status.
Long Marston is a small village to the north of Tring in Hertfordshire, in the Tring Rural parish council area.
Mark Christopher Ilott (born 27 August 1970 in Watford, Hertfordshire) is an English cricketer.
The Minor Counties Cricket Association Knockout Cup was started in 1983 as a knockout one-day competition for the Minor Counties in English cricket.
Millfield is a co-educational independent (i.e. fee-paying) school for pupils aged 13–18 years based in Street, Somerset, England.
The Minor Counties Cricket Championship is a season-long competition in England that is contested by those county cricket clubs that do not have first-class status.
The Minor Counties are the cricketing counties of England and Wales that are not afforded first-class status.
North Mymms is a civil parish in the English county of Hertfordshire.
Playfair Cricket Annual is a compact annual about cricket that is published in the United Kingdom each April, just before the English cricket season is due to begin.
Radlett is an affluent settlement in the county of Hertfordshire between St Albans and Borehamwood on Watling Street, with a population of approximately 8,000.
Somerset County Cricket Club is one of eighteen first-class county clubs within the domestic cricket structure of England and Wales.
Trevor Grahame Anthony Morley (11 August 1933 – 1 March 2013) was an English cricketer.
Wales (Cymru) is a country that is part of the United Kingdom and the island of Great Britain.
Wisden Cricketers' Almanack (or simply Wisden or colloquially "the Bible of Cricket") is a cricket reference book published annually in the United Kingdom.