In Richmond in 1857undefined

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Date of Game 1857
Game Cricket
Location Richmond, VA, United States
Has Source On Hand No
NY Rules No - Predecessor
Description

The New York Clipper, June 13, 1857 reports that a cricket club was recently organized in Richmond, under John M. Botts.

Sources

The New York Clipper, June 13, 1857 

Submitted by Bruce Allardice



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Bsallardice

1483 days ago
Score 0
A Richmond Cricket Club existed in 1795. See Melville, "The Tented Field," p. 6.

Bsallardice

1483 days ago
Score 0
There's an ad for the Richmond Cricket Club in the Richmond Daily Dispatch, June 25, 1857. Same March 19, 1859 wonders what happened to this club.

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