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Great Longstone Cricket Team, The Recreation Ground, Great Longstone, 1956

Back row, left to right: Bob McGraw, Frank Jelly, Barry Bright, David West, Roy Finney, Albert Wooodhouse, Frank Ward, Charlie Unsworth. Front row, left to right: Andrew Bowers, Peter Thorpe, Don Frankland, Godfrey Frankland, Collin Slack. In about 1860 cricket started to be played in Great Longstone. The first secretary was George Ward at about this time. This is mentioned in The Longstone Record…