1895
6000
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Park End, Castle End
Marylebone Cricket Club, Sussex
04:21, Mon Dec 22, 2014 (UTC +0000)
Arundel Castle
 

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Arundel is one of the most beautiful grounds in the country, set near the castle, surrounded by trees with an large gap on one side offering glorious views over the Weald. Built in 1894-95 by the 15th Duke of Norfolk, successive Dukes' sides played there until in 1975 Lavinia, the Duchess, decided to open the venue up as a tribute to her cricket-loving husband and the Friends of Arundel Castle was formed. Since then, many high-profile games featuring touring sides have been played in a relaxed atmosphere as well as numerous charity and club matches. In 1989 an indoor school was built at the back of the pavilion and the following year Sussex played their first Championship match there. The record attendance is 6000 who watched the Duke's XI take on the touring Australians.
Martin Williamson

Notes

Travel
Limited parking on the ground itself, additional parking in the castle grounds. The station is around a mile (30 minutes walk) from the ground.
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Fixtures

2015
Sun Jun 14 (20 ovs)
NatWest t20 Blast
South Group - Sussex v Surrey
Mon Jun 15 - Thu Jun 18
11:00 local | 10:00 GMT
06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT
LV= County Championship Division One
Sussex v Durham
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The pavilion at Arundel, August 29, 2014
The pavilion at Arundel
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Arundel Castle and Cricket ground, April 8, 2014
Arundel Castle and Cricket ground
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The sun eventually came out at Arundel, Sussex v Durham, County Championship, Arundel, July, 19, 2012
The sun eventually came out at Arundel
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A general view of Arundel, Sussex v Hampshire, Arundel, July 16, 2008
A general view of Arundel
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Ground Fixtures Ground Results
South Group: Sussex v Surrey at Arundel
Jun 14, 2015 ()
Sussex v Durham at Arundel
Jun 15-18, 2015 (11:00 local | 10:00 GMT | 06:00 EDT | 05:00 CDT | 03:00 PDT)
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